TOWN OF COLCHESTER/COLCHESTER PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Job Title: Accountant
Salary Range: $65,000-$80,000 (dependent upon
qualifications & experience)
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (40 hours/week).
pm, Friday, January 17, 2020
The Finance Department is responsible for maintaining all
budgets, accounts and financial records of the Town and school district. This is a highly responsible position
requiring strong financial management and analytical skills. This position involves the performance of a
wide variety of professional accounting and financial control functions for a
combined Finance Department. The successful
candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills, be detail oriented and
highly organized, able to recommend and administer policies and procedures, and
be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel. Experience in MUNIS financial
Bachelor’s Degree in accounting,
finance, public or business administration or a related field from an
accredited college or university, supplemented by at least three (3) years of
progressive experience in public or governmental accounting, or an equivalent combination
of training and experience. Designation
or ability to achieve designation of Certified Public Finance Officer (GFOA) or
Certified School Business Manager (SDE or ASBO).
Applications must be submitted at www.applitrack.com/colchester/onlineapp
(select job openings listed under Finance) along with a resume and cover letter.