Accounting and Reporting Manager

Accounting and Reporting Manager
City Of Eugene Central Services/Finance
 Eugene, Oregon
Job Description


The first review will take place: Friday, July 1, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. PDT

Applications will be reviewed weekly after this date.


See online job listing for full position description:

This position directs the work of the Financial Reporting & Payroll teams in the Finance Division to:

Develop financial reports and recommendations,

Ensure accurate and timely payroll functions,

Provide highly complex analytical support to the Finance Director and Executive Management Team and complete other assignments requiring a comprehensive, broad knowledge of accounting and payroll theories, principles, practices, and procedures.

The Accounting and Reporting Manager will be:

  • A skilled professional with strong communication skills (oral and written), excellent planning and organizational skills, and technical knowledge of accounting and payroll principles
  • Experienced directing a team to work on complex tasks under tight deadlines, such as preparation of the Annual Comprehensive Financial Report.
  • Able to work both in a team environment and independently with minimal guidance from the Finance Director.

Some of the upcoming challenges that this manager will be charged with tackling include:

  • Evaluating the potential for migrating production of the Annual Comprehensive Financial Report to an on-line service, to gain efficiencies.
  • Collaborating with stakeholders as the organization moves to biennial budgeting in the future.
  • Transitioning the Financial Reporting team from long-term employees to newer staff, building a team and developing processes, procedures and communications methods that help the team work together effectively.

Salary: $37.48 - $49.48 Hourly / $77,958.40 - $102,918.40 Annually

Department/Division: Central Services/Finance

Work Location: Eugene Downtown Library - 4th floor, 100 W 10th Ave, Eugene, OR 97401

Must reside in the state of Oregon and be able to report onsite for work as needed in Eugene, OR to meet business needs.

Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM with flexibility per business need

Supervision Received & Exercised:

  • Receives direction from the Finance Director.
  • Exercises direct and indirect supervision over management, administrative, professional, technical and clerical staff.