Town Accountant

Department/Agency of position: 
Town of Ashland Finance Department
Location of position: 
Ashland, VA
Wage/Salary: 
$66,315 DOQ
Date Posted: 
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Closing Date: 
Friday, January 11, 2019
Job Description: 

The Town of Ashland is accepting applications for the position of Town Accountant. The overall responsibility of this position is to coordinate and oversee the day-to-day operations of the Town’s Finance Department. Under limited supervision performs highly complex, diversified accounting tasks, and performs related work as required. Specific duties include: supervising assigned staff, planning and organization of the Town’s finances including general ledger, payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, revenue trending, municipal tax billing, administration and collection, audit management, and all aspects of financial reporting. Job duties also include providing written reports, spreadsheets, and other material in support of the department, training staff, and coordinating efforts with Town auditors and contractors. Richmond Times Dispatch Top Workplace/Best Benefits/Small Division