|Position:|| ||Senior Financial Accountant|
|Municipality:||Town of Ridgefield|
TITLE: Senior Financial Accountant
for a variety of administrative and accounting functions to record and maintain
the Town’s Municipal Financial Statements.
ledger accuracy through timely and accurate information flow, confirmation of
results and tests for reasonableness
Finance Director, First Selectman and others through timely response to
inquiries and special projects
numerous monthly bank and account reconciliations and analysis
for managing tenant leases, billings and accounting.
closely with Collector of Revenue’s Office regarding proper application of cash
for state agency filing and reimbursements (LOCIP, STEAP and Other Grants)
contact with external auditors as it relates to the State and Federal Single
for interaction with ambulance services collection firm
with the preparation of the Town’s Annual Audited Financial Statements
and distributes monthly reports to each department displaying information (both
in summary and in detail) on actual expenses with comparison to budget. Similar information is distributed to the
Selectmen and Finance board members, key Town officials, and interested members
of the community
the Monthly and Year End accounting close.
Prepares and records entries, investigates unusual revenue and expense
items; issues reports
integrity of MUNIS Accounting System.
for Costs/Reimbursements for FEMA events and Emergency Management functions
assignments as directed by Finance Director
Normal office environment with typical
business equipment; ability to operate a computer; ability to interface and problem-solve
with the public.
degree in Accounting. Prefer at least
three years’ experience in Fund Accounting
accounting experience with demonstrated use of accounting systems. Experience with MUNIS accounting software is
with Grant Accounting and Audits, Bank Reconciliations and Account Analysis
RANGE: $58,000 - $87,000 - Depending on Experience
POSTING DATES: Until Filled, Applications
must include a resume and salary requirement
APPLICANTS PLEASE INQUIRE AT:
of Ridgefield, Human Resources