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Accounting Specialist - Auditor/ Treasurer's Department

Accounting Specialist

McKenzie County Auditor/ Treasurer's Department

Auditor/ Treasurer’s Department is currently accepting applications for a full time Accounting Specialist  


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and 2 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Knowledge of basic accounting principles; account preparation, review and control methods; general ledger reporting and data entry techniques
  • Aptitude for and attention to detail and accuracy with the ability to multi-task
  • Extensive knowledge of computers, computer programs, scanning equipment, and various office machines, modern office practices, procedures, equipment, record keeping and filing systems
  • Excellent organization skills and customer service


  • Performs a variety of accounting functions, which includes: reconciling accounts; preparing accounting schedules; accounts payable/receivable; billing; processing checks; coding and entering information into a database; and performing related tasks
  • Enters a variety of financial information for the Auditor/Treasurer Department, including analyzing, coding, and journalizing all financial activities
  • Completes, tracks, and/or maintains a variety of records, logs, ledgers, and files; files documents as needed. Researches and resolves a variety of difficult problems independently through review of multiple records
  • Assists the Auditor/Treasurer Department, participates in the preparation of property tax billing and subsequent collection
Salary Range of $24.46 to $26.48 per hour, DOE                                   

McKenzie County offers an excellent benefit package including:

Health Insurance – Health & Child Care Flexible Spending Program Group Life

Insurance – Retirement – Optional Deferred Comp Plan 

Vacation – Sick Leave – Paid Holidays

An applicant who is a resident of North Dakota and eligible to claim veterans’ preference must abide by the Department of Veterans Affairs guidelines available at  and submit any documentation with an otherwise complete application.

Human Resources
201 5th St. NW Suite 700
Watford City, ND 58854


Equal Opportunity Employer

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