Town of North Kingstown, RI seeks experienced Controller responsible for financial administrative and supervisory work in Accounting Division of Finance Department.

Successful candidate:  Plans and supervises operation of Town’s accounting system; performs internal audit of accounts; verifies that accounting functions have been performed properly; maintains general ledger and verifies proper posting; oversees audit of bills, invoices, payrolls; reconciles bank statements and cash accounts with ledgers; supervises payroll accounting including payroll tax compliance; oversees preparation of quarterly and annual tax reporting; prepares monthly and annual financial reports for Finance Director.

Interested candidates should have 5 years experience in accounting and/or auditing work, in municipal/government environment.  Town utilizes Munis accounting software. Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting preferred, however those with significant municipal accounting experience will be considered.

       Salary:   $53,866.02, plus benefits

Submit resume and cover letter by September 12, 2014 to Town Manager’s Office 80 Boston Neck Road, North Kingstown, RI 02852.  EOE