Department/Agency of position: 
Pueblo Water
Location of position: 
Pueblo, CO
$81,072 to $109,449 annually DOQ
Date Posted: 
Thursday, December 28, 2017
Closing Date: 
Sunday, January 28, 2018
Job Description: 

Position Title: Controller Full Time FLSA Exempt

Salary Range: $81,072 to $109,449 annually DOQ

Pueblo Water offers a comprehensive benefit package that includes but is not limited to health insurance, dental insurance, life insurance, supplemental life insurance, long-term disability insurance, vision insurance, AFLAC, tuition assistance program (TAP), deferred compensation (457 plan), pension plan, holiday pay, sick pay, vacation pay, social security, Medicare, FMLA, workers' compensation coverage, Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and direct deposit of payroll checks. Relocation assistance may be available.

Closing Date: Open until filled, anticipated start date April 2018

General Purpose: Under general supervision of the Director of Administrative Services is responsible for planning, administering and managing financial and accounting operational strategies. Responsible for accounting, project cost analysis, internal controls, accounts payable and receivable; monitors revenues and expenditures, fixed assets, and debt service; treasury management; budget monitoring, forecasting, and compliance; oversees year-end closing, external audit and annual financial reports; oversees purchasing; communicates with the Elected Board regarding the annual audit and budget. Oversees the development of rates and is responsible for maintaining Pueblo Water’s financial model. Responsible for completion of the annual Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR).

Desired Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Economics, Accounting or closely related field. A Graduate Degree or Certification as a Certified Public Accountant is preferred but not required. More than five years of progressively responsible experience in governmental and municipal accounting. Any equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Colorado Class “R” Driver’s License.

Application Procedure: Apply on-line at EEO