This is paraprofessional accounting and auditing work. Incumbents in this position assist higher-level accounting/auditing personnel in the maintenance of a state agency's accounting system. Work involves the verifying and balancing of entries in various accounting ledgers, the preparation of payroll, and the compilation of statistical and financial information for reports. Additionally, incumbents may participate in the analyses of department accounting functions to determine the effectiveness of accounting systems. Work is performed in accordance with established regulations, procedures, and administrative directives. Supervision may be exercised over subordinate accounting personnel and is received from an accountant or auditor of a higher classification.