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Position: Senior Accountant
Municipality:Town of Stonington, CT
Close Date:10/23/2020




Salary Range -$70,929 to $95,056


Full-time union position, 35 hrs/week. Performs responsible administrative and supervisory work in the receiving, recording and reconciling of town revenues, maintains accounting controls of town expenditures, investments, receivables, and payroll. The Senior Accountant provides supervision, general guidance and direction to clerical staff.  Supervises the deposit and reconciliation of funds in bank accounts or other investment instruments. Performs internal audits of Town Departments, as well as provides information and assistance to the town’s outside auditors. Responsible for the maintenance of the general subsidiary ledger system.  Develops and maintains accounting systems and records for special projects, grants, and related fiscal events. The education, experience and training required would generally be acquired with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, with a minimum of three (3) years of increasingly responsible experience in accounting. A thorough knowledge of accounting principles and methods is required, municipal experience preferred and experience with governmental financial software (i.e., MUNIS) preferred.  Please go to the Town of Stonington web site to review the complete job description: https://www.stonington-ct.gov/administrative-services/pages/employment-opportunities

Letter of interest with resume must be submitted by email or mail no later than 3:00pm on Friday, October 23, 2020.  Emails can be sent to Jobs@stonington-ct.gov with a PDF attachment and the subject line should read “Senior Accountant” and mailed letters should be sent to the Department of Administrative Services, Town of Stonington, 152 Elm Street, Stonington, CT  06378.   The town of Stonington is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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