The Town of Beaufort is currently accepting applications for the position of Accountant.  Position requires considerable knowledge of public financial accounting, superior organization, attention to detail and excellent customer service skills. Work is performed in accordance with NC General Statutes under the regular supervision of the Finance Officer. Applicants should be familiar with accounts payable, accounts receivable, purchasing, payroll, internal control procedures, budget preparation and audit preparation. Applicants should be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite. Graduation from a four year college or university with a degree in accounting, business administration, finance or related field; preference given to CPA licensure or Certified Public Finance Officer.  Competitive benefits package including health, dental, NC retirement, 5 percent 401k contribution, paid vacation and sick leave. Salary range is $45,975 to $67,922. DOQ/E. Application available at www.beaufortnc.org or at Town Hall, 701 Front Street, Beaufort, NC 28516.  Return application with resume and cover letter to Michele Davis, Human Resources Officer at Town Hall or at m.davis@beaufortnc.org. Open until filled. EOE  The Town of Beaufort will also pay for moving expenses up to $2000.