Accounting Manager

Department/Agency of position: 
City of Webster Finance Division
Location of position: 
Webster, TX
$69,952.48 – $75,331.36
Date Posted: 
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Closing Date: 
Friday, April 5, 2019
Job Description: 

The City of Webster’s Finance Department is now accepting applications for the Accounting Manager position. The purpose of this position is to ensure the financial sustainability of the City. This is accomplished by overseeing, teaching and reviewing work of accounting functions in the Finance Department. Other responsibilities include serving as one of the City’s Investment Officers, initiating banking and investment transactions, administering payroll, overseeing cash management and investments, preparing internal and external reports, assisting in the annual budget process and facilitating the annual audit. This position provides direction to other employees and divisions, and interfaces with City employees and citizens.

Minimum Qualifications: •A Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance •Three to five years of relevant experience required, including management and supervisory responsibilities. •Must be able to obtain a Surety Bond. (Please note: A prior bankruptcy may prevent an individual from being eligible to obtain a bond.)

Special Requirements: Work requires supervising and monitoring performance for a regular group of employees or a work unit, including providing input on hiring/disciplinary actions and work objectives/effectiveness, performance evaluations, and realigning work as needed. This is an Essential Services position and the employee will be required to provide services in the course and scope of employment for the benefit of the general public during emergency situations that threaten the safety of Webster’s citizens.

Please submit your application to the Human Resources Department, City of Webster, 101 Pennsylvania Avenue, Webster, TX 77598. You may fax your application to (281) 316-4192, or submit an online application at under the employment tab. Applications may be downloaded from . Please include a resume with your application. Please note: resumes will not be accepted in lieu of an application.