Job Listing: Accounting / Finance Specialist

Texoma Council of Governments Published: June 14, 2022
Sherman, Texas
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TEXOMA COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS has an immediate opening for an ACCOUNTING/FINANCE SPECIALIST.  This position performs complex accounting work and general administrative support to the Finance and Administrative Departments.  Work involves detailed assignments relative to the preparation, recording, classifying and verification of various financial statements, records, documents, and reports.  Must provide outstanding customer service to program staff, governmental agencies, community organizations and the public.

The Accounting / Finance Specialist must have.  Knowledge of principles and practices of public agency financial management including general and governmental accounting, fund accounting, and general ledger accounting.  Skill in the use of a computer and applicable software.  The ability to interpret and apply accounting theory, to plan and coordinate financial programs, to plan procedures and coordinate accounting operations, to interpret laws and regulations, and to communicate effectively.


Experience in accounting and financial operations is a must.  Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major course work in accounting, finance, or related field is generally preferred, as well as, any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Any interested applicant who possess all the education and experience requirements is encouraged to apply.  For a complete job description and employment application visit:

Starting pay for this position is $46,700.00