Accountant

Department/Agency of position: 
DuPage County Health Department
Location of position: 
Wheaton, IL
Wage/Salary: 
Based on Qualifications and Experience
Date Posted: 
Friday, December 13, 2019
Closing Date: 
Monday, January 13, 2020
Job Description: 

The DuPage County Health Department is seeking a full-time Accountant to join its team. The role is scheduled to work Monday through Friday, from 8:00am – 4:30pm.

Responsibilities will include: Maintaining fiscal records through the application of professional accounting principles and methods; maintaining and reconciling funds allocated and disbursed; performing grant accounting functions including billing, reconciliation, reporting and grant close outs; reconciling cash balances for grants; maintaining fiscal records and documents for auditors; verifying accuracy of a variety of reports; maintaining ledger; establishing and maintaining cost accounting systems; performing high level analytical exercises; providing fiscal support for all levels of the management team; assisting in preparation of the annual budget; and assisting with the preparation of special accounting reports.