Department/Agency of position: 
City of Hartford
Location of position: 
Hartford, CT
$76,359.40 – $98,176.26 Yearly
Date Posted: 
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Job Description: 

Job Title Controller Closing Date/Time Tue. 03/27/18 5:00 PM Eastern Time Salary $76,359.40 – $98,176.26 Annually Job Type Full Time Location City of Hartford 550 Main St, Connecticut Department Finance Department

Description Vacancy is in the Accounting and Control Division of the Finance Department. Under supervision, assists in the administration and direction of all accounting operations for the City of Hartford. Plans and administers central accounting for the City and oversees the preparation of all financial reports. Plans and directs the operations of accounting, pre-audit and payroll. Plans and oversees the preparation of Comprehensive Annual Financial Report. Ensures adherence to Governmental Accounting, Auditing and Financial Reporting Standards. Maintains the centralized accounting and financial management systems. Maintains the integrity of the financial system, security levels and controls. Participates in planning the general policies and programs for the overall financial management of the City. Supervises activities of pre-audit and accounting. Schedules, assigns and reviews the work of subordinate personnel. Performs related work as required. This is a union position. The hours of work for this position are 40 per week and the above salary includes 5% in lieu of overtime.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Knowledge of Government Accounting, Auditing and Financial Reporting Standards; Knowledge and skills to oversee the management of an automated financial management system; Ability to organize and present clear and comprehensive oral and written reports; Ability to establish and maintain sound governmental financial practices; Ability to coordinate, supervise, train, and expedite the work of a large professional staff in the performance of major accounting functions.

Qualifications: Open to all applicants who meet the following qualifications:

Graduation from a four-year college or university with major course work in accounting, finance or business administration.

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