Deputy Controller

Department/Agency of position: 
Financial Services Department/Controller's Office
Location of position: 
Austin, TX
Date Posted: 
Thursday, July 10, 2014
Closing Date: 
Monday, July 28, 2014
Job Description: 

The City of Austin, Texas is the 11th largest city in the nation.  A successful candidate must be knowledgeable of GAAP and best practice internal controls. The Deputy Controller will initiate, contribute or personally handle accounting and reporting for the City - playing a key role in the annual audit process and issuance of the City’s CAFR, developing and implementing processes and procedures to ensure timely and accurate financial reporting, assisting departments with their financial/accounting practices and procedures, and training and preparing staff to provide career development opportunities. This position requires graduation from an accredited four-year college/university with major course work in Accounting, Business, or Finance plus six (6) years of accounting or financial reporting experience including two years in a supervisory/management capacity. A Master’s degree in Business Administration, Public Administration or other relevant field may substitute for one (1) year of experience. A CPA is preferred. EEO/ADA. Apply for Job on our website.