Senior Capital Project Accountant

Department/Agency of position: 
City of Burlington
Location of position: 
Burlington, VT
Wage/Salary: 
$27.62 – $30.80 hourly
Date Posted: 
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Closing Date: 
Monday, November 25, 2019
Job Description: 

This position is responsible for the financial life cycle of major City projects. The Senior Capital Project Accountant will have oversight of projects from initiation to close-out, will track all capital project dollars through the City's Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system or other systems, and ensure timely and accurate reporting. This position is directly responsible for the creation, documentation, and maintenance of project accounting policies and procedures, as well as training affected staff in how to implement the policies and procedures. The position city in the Clerk/Treasurer Office, however works in partnership with and support of all departments' staff responsible for capital project accounting related to procedures; create, maintain and monitor project budgets; track receipt and use of funding sources; and ensure the availability of accurate data for project management and financial reporting.