Town Of Windham

Williamntic , CT

Accounting Supervisor

Town Of Windham
Williamntic, CT Full-time
Posted on September 13, 2019

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Town of Windham

Accounting Supervisor

Town of Windham Finance Department

The Town of Windham seeks qualified applicants for the position of Accounting Supervisor. This is a full-time position (40 hours/week). Under the direction of the Controller, the Accounting Supervisor performs a variety of professional financial control functions. The work involves responsibility for the supervision of all accounting functions and the analysis and reconciliation of various financial statements.

The duties and responsibilities range from making difficult accounting technical decisions to performing functions such as account reconciliation, cash management, accounting for various Town funds, monthly financial reports, year-end reports, financial analysis, and internal audits. The work involves the regular exercise of independent judgment and initiative based on general knowledge of the Town's administrative policies and procedures, and considerable knowledge, skill, and ability on every phase of municipal accounting and control functions.

Must have a Bachelor's Degree from a recognized college or university in accounting, business, finance, or a related field; Certified Public Accountant, preferred. Courses in government accounting, plus (5) years of responsible accounting experience, including at least two (2) years in government and two (2) years of supervisory experience; or in lieu thereof, an equivalent combination of education and experience. Knowledge of Microsoft Office and Excel required. Knowledge of MUNIS financial software, preferred.

The salary range for this position is $62,337 - $75,425. The position will be open until filled; however, resumes will be reviewed as they are received.