1386 – Finance Accountant Supervisor
(Financial Control & Reporting Division)
Starting Range: $66,081.60 Annually
This position is in the Financial Control & Reporting Division of the Pima County Finance & Risk Management Department.
Salary Grade: 64
The successful candidate will work in a team environment, supervising a team of individuals that are primarily responsible for preparing interim and year-end financial reports and note disclosures according to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) for inclusion in the County's Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR). Other duties involve professional development of staff, team building, and managing deadlines related to a variety of deliverables that are due throughout the year. This position requires excellent written/oral communication skills, planning/organization skills, and the ability to demonstrate leadership and people skills.
Proof of education will be required at time of interview.
A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with a major in finance, accounting or a related field as determined by the appointing authority at the time of recruitment and three years of professional accounting or auditing experience plus two years of lead or supervisory experience (which may be concurrent with the required professional accounting experience). (Relevant experience and/or education from an accredited college or university may be substituted.) (CPA designation may substitute for one year of the required professional accounting experience.)
Qualifying education and experience must be clearly documented in the "Education" and "Work Experience" sections of the application. Do not substitute a resume for your application or write "see resume" on your application.
Preferred Qualifications: (Be specific in describing your experience in your application. Ensure the descriptions provided illustrate your competencies, specifically addressing the required and preferred qualifications.):
- A Bachelor's degree (or higher) in finance or accounting.
- At least three (3) years of experience preparing financial statements.
- At least three (3) years of experience with governmental accounting.
- Experience with Microsoft Excel, specifically with Pivot Tables, V-Lookups, and formulas.
Pima County Human Resources Department reserves the right to admit to the selection process only those candidates that meet the minimum/desired qualifications. All applications will be assessed based on an evaluation of the listed education and experience. Candidates meeting the minimum/desired qualifications may be further evaluated/scored against any advertised Preferred Qualifications. The hiring authority will interview and select the successful candidate from a referral list provided by Human Resources. Additional assessments/testing may be required as part of the selection process.
Special Notice Item: The County requires pre-employment background checks. Successful candidates will receive a post-offer, pre-employment background screening to include verification of work history, education and criminal conviction history. A prior criminal conviction will not automatically disqualify a candidate from employment with the County.
Physical/Sensory Requirements: Physical and sensory abilities will be determined by position.
CLOSING DATE: Friday, 02/28/2020 11:59 PM Arizona Time.
When applying to this position, please note the Job Number is 2020-00167.
About this company
The Human Resources Department partners with clients to recruit and retain a highly committed, highly competent, and results-oriented workforce by leading Pima County in the acquisition, maintenance, development and measurement of its human assets and by providing various employment-related services and activities. Services include: Recruitment and Selection, Classification and Compensation, E-Verify®, Personnel Records, Employment Rights, ADA Administration, FMLA Administration, Employee Benefits and Wellness, Management Training, Performance Management, HIPAA / Privacy Practices and Federal, State and local labor reporting.