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COMPTROLLER POSITION AVAILABLE ** DEADLINE EXTENDED

1/21/2015 12:00:00 AM

The deadline for submitting resumes for this position has been extended to February 20, 2015

                        COMPTROLLER

 

The Comptroller is responsible for planning, directing and coordinating the accounting and auditing activities of the City Controller’s Office. Candidates must have:

  • Thorough knowledge of the principles, practices and current methods used in public fiscal administration, including internal auditing, accounting,  and fiscal management;

  • Thorough knowledge of State and municipal finance laws and regulation;

  • Thorough knowledge of the  Generally Accepted Accounting Procedures which govern municipal public finance;

  • Working knowledge of bond markets;

  • Ability to prepare and analyze complex statistical reports;

  • Ability to effectively supervise staff.

     

    Qualifications:     

    - A Master’s Degree in Accounting, Business Administration or related field with 5 years full-time paid experience in Governmental accounting-two of the five to include progressively complex responsibility and supervisory experience;  or       

    - A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business Administration or related field with seven years full-time paid experience  in Governmental accounting-four of the seven to include progressively complex responsibility and supervisory experience; or      

    - An Associate’s Degree in Accounting, Business Administration or related field with 10 years full-time paid experience in Governmental accounting – seven of the ten years to include progressively complex responsibility and supervisory experience.  

     

    Salary range: $65,000 - $80,000 commensurate with education and experience.  Send letter of application and resume by February 20, 2015 to:

     

    Bob Conway

     Human Resources Manager

    62 Washington Street

    Rensselaer, NY  12144

    bob.conway@renssealerny.gov

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