Controller

Department/Agency of position: 
City of Virginia Beach Finance Department
Location of position: 
Virginia Beach, VA
Wage/Salary: 
$83,366 - $126,380
Date Posted: 
Friday, August 23, 2019
Closing Date: 
Monday, September 23, 2019
Job Description: 

The Controller works under the direct supervision of the Director of Finance, manage and coordinate the overall accounting activities of the City including financial reporting, grants reporting, accounts receivable, accounts payable and other accounting functions. Ensure the City financial reports including the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) are completed accurately within deadlines. Oversee the timely and accurate completion of required federal, state, grant and administrative reports and documents. Coordinate with city departments on financial and accounting operations and serve as technical expert in accounting and internal control. Oversee accounting research ensuring compliance with Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) standards, Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) best practices and modern accounting principles and operations