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Accountant - Central Office

Posted Date: 01/13/2020


Code: Central Office

Title: Accountant

Location: JDPSB Central Office

Description:   Assist in preparing budget including monitoring and forecasting revenues and expenditures.

Prepare mandatory reports required by the State during the year. Responsible for maintaining balanced

accounting records across all governmental funds and reconciles all bank accounts.

12-month position with a 242-day calendar schedule.

Benefits: Retirement, health &  life insurance with the opportunity to purchase dental and vision insurance as well as participate

in tax-sheltered annuity savings plans under IRS Code sections 403(b) and 457.

Requirements: Baccalaureate Degree in Accounting or other business-related field with at least 24 hours of accounting coursework on the college transcript.

Minimum of 5 years or relevant experience in accounting, auditing, or other related activities, with experience in governmental accounting preferred.

Must pass fingerprint/background check and drug screening.

To apply, submit an application with a resume` with references and contact information

to John Hall, Assistant Superintendent of Personnel, either by email or in person.

Start Date:  As soon as possible 

Salary: According to the Jefferson Davis Parish School Board Salary Schedule.

Application Deadline:  January 24, 2020    4:00pm

Contact: John Hall, Assistant Superintendent

Phone: (337) 824-1834


Physical Address: Central Office 203 E. Plaquemine Street, Jennings, LA 70546


Date Posted: January 13,  2020

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Contact Information

Jefferson Davis Parish Schools
203 E. Plaquemine St.
Jennings, Louisiana 70546
Phone: (337) 824-1834
Fax: (337)824-9737