|Position:|| ||Accounting - Administrative Assistant|
|Municipality:||Town of Wolcott|
The Town of Wolcott is seeking an Accounting/Administrative Assistant. This position reports to the Municipal Finance Officer. Essential job functions include: reconcile bank statements and fund balances, prepare and analyze data to prepare various financial reports, prepare and enter transactions into the financial management system, assist in the preparation of accounting statements as part the annual audit, assist in the preparation of the annual town budget, serve as backup for accounts payable and payroll functions, prepare correspondence, maintain files and perform administrative tasks necessary to support overall operations. Applicants should possess knowledge of basic accounting concepts and generally accepted accounting principles, strong analytical skills including the ability to analyze and interpret financial data.
Applicants must have a demonstrated knowledge of Word and Excel. Power Point experience is a plus. Applicants must be able to work effectively with other employees, superiors, the general public and suppliers. Minimum requirements include an Associates Degree in Accounting, Finance, or similar concentration, and 3-5 years of experience in an accounting environment, or a comparable combination of education and work experience. Salary will be commensurate with experience. An excellent benefits plan is offered. Resumes and cover letters may be e-mailed to email@example.com or mailed to:
Town of Wolcott
Linda R. Bruce
Municipal Finance Officer
10 Kenea Ave.
Wolcott, CT 06716
Resumes and cover letters must be received by July 16, 2007
No phone calls please