ACCOUNTANT II - 80080165

Date:  May 24, 2024


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Requisition No: 823870 

Agency: Juvenile Justice

Working Title: ACCOUNTANT II - 80080165

 Pay Plan: Career Service

Position Number: 80080165 

Salary:  $1,388.00 Bi-Weekly 

Posting Closing Date: 06/14/2024 

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The Department of Juvenile Justice salutes our heroes.

We are honored to have the opportunity to support our nation’s veterans and their families.

 We value the service given to our country and support the hiring of service members and military spouses.





Location and Contact Information:

Position Location: Knight Building, 2737 Centerview Drive, Tallahassee, FL 32399

Contact Person: Jacqueline Davis (850) 717-2389

Bi-Weekly Rate of Pay: $1,388.00 (in accordance with current spending restrictions, the position will be filled at the minimum of the pay grade or up to 5% of the employee's current rate of pay, whichever is higher)

Duties and Responsibilities:

Responsible for Exception Handler/Invoice Manager approving MyFloridaMarketPlace (MFMP)/Ariba on Demand (AOD) payment of invoice.

Audit invoices and purchase orders for compliance.

Process electronic and PO based invoices submitted and approved by staff in MFMP/AOD.

Ensures compliance is followed and enforced according to applicable statutes and departmental policies and procedures.

Verifies purchase order information against order received and supporting documentation.

Ensures that invoices are approved within 5 business days once received in MFMP/AOD.

Contact staff when necessary to ensure the following information are in Ariba on Demand (AOD) for each purchase received: acknowledgment of receipt, invoice information, purchase order and certification statement.

Serves as the final approver for the voucher summary daily.

Ensure payments on the summary are coded correctly and verify transaction date for compliance.

Assists in the management of the cerification forward process for the Department.

Assists with providing and submitting the information requested by the Department of Financial Services auditors and purchasing liaisons. 

Performs other related duties as assigned.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience in Florida Accounting Information Resource (FLAIR) system.

Experience in Axiom Pro.

Experience in MyFloridaMarketPlace (MFMP)/Ariba on Demand (AOD).

Able to work independently.

Communicate effectively, verbally, and in writing.

Special Notes:

All prospective candidates will be subject to a sex offender check, criminal background checks (state, local, and national) and pre-employment drug screening for direct care positions.

DJJ participates in E-Verify (Employment Eligibilty).

When identified on a position description, a valid driver’s license is required. If initially hired with an out-of-state license, the Florida resident must obtain a valid Florida state driver’s license within 30 days of hire. Licenses suspended or revoked for any reason, work permits (Business purpose/Employment/education only licenses), and some types of restricted licenses are not acceptable. Licenses that have Corrective Lenses Restriction are acceptable, provided the driver wears corrective lenses while operating the vehicle.

The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.

VETERANS’ PREFERENCE.  Pursuant to Chapter 295, Florida Statutes, candidates eligible for Veterans’ Preference will receive preference in employment for Career Service vacancies and are encouraged to apply.  Certain service members may be eligible to receive waivers for postsecondary educational requirements.  Candidates claiming Veterans’ Preference must attach supporting documentation with each submission that includes character of service (for example, DD Form 214 Member Copy #4) along with any other documentation as required by Rule 55A-7, Florida Administrative Code.  Veterans’ Preference documentation requirements are available by clicking here.  All documentation is due by the close of the vacancy announcement. 

Nearest Major Market: Tallahassee