Accountant

Deadline: 
Saturday, November 17, 2018
District/Organization: 
Charlevoix-Emmet ISD
Position Details: 

POSITION:  ACCOUNTANT

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s Degree preferred.
  • CPA or MSBO CFO Certification, preferred.
  • Minimum 3 – 5 years’ experience in fund accounting or school/government audits.
  • Supervisory experience, preferred.

JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Work with multiple local school district administration.
  • Prepares and maintains financial statements, budgets, and reports.
  • Prepares detailed payroll budgeting schedules to assist management in budgeting goals and staffing needs.
  • Assists in developing cost formula allowances and recommending cost effective policies.
  • Monitors Local, State and Federal grants to ensure funds are being spent within the guidelines of the grant contract.
  • Ensure transactions are properly recorded and entered into accounting system.
  • Assists in coordinating an annual independent audit of financial operations, procedures and policies.
  • Assists personnel in grant application process with budget and payroll data.
  • Ensures general ledger is maintained accurately for final reporting purposes.
  • Develop and maintain long and short range goals for finance and payroll department.
  • Assists in preparation for the annual financial audit.
  • Reviews procedures and prepares internal audit reports in compliance with State and local policy.

OTHER KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

  • Experience with payroll processing, fringe benefits administration preferred.
  • Knowledge of / experience with computerized accounting programs.
  • Advanced knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Knowledge of governmental accounting requirements and payroll laws.
  • Experience in preparing and maintain accounting spreadsheets and utilizing accounting software packages.
  • Ability to review and interpret financial data.
  • Ability to prepare financial statements and financial reports.
  • Strong accounting, payroll, and bookkeeping skills.
  • Ability to consistently and reliably perform all duties of the position.

REPORTS TO:  Chief Financial Officer

CONTRACT LENGTH: 260 days, year-round. 8 hour days.

COMPENSATION: Commensurate with degree and/or experience, plus full benefits.

BEGINNING DATE OF EMPLOYMENT: As soon as possible

Please visit website for more information and to apply: www.charemisd.org/aboutus/jobs

Charlevoix-Emmet Intermediate School District

08568 Mercer Boulevard

Charlevoix, MI 49720

231.547.9947 

Email: 
kulhawikc@charemisd.org
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