Columbia County is recruiting for the Assistant Comptroller position in the Columbia County Accounting Department. This is a professional managerial leadership opportunity, under the direction of the Comptroller, requiring accuracy and thorough knowledge of accounting concepts and principles. The individual in this position performs a variety of complex accounting, auditing and financial management as delegated by the Comptroller. This position is responsible for highly classified and confidential data. Must be able to work within prescribed rules, regulations and procedures. Must be motivated and capable of working on multiple tasks within defined time constraints. Ideal candidate must have strong communication skills, analytical and financial management skills and be of high integrity. Must be capable of working well within a team environment, with other departments, and with Elected Officials. Visit website for full position description at www.co.columbia.wi.us.
Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in accounting or finance and a minimum of five years of government accounting experience. Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license is required and a Master of Business and Administration (MBA) is highly recommended. Columbia County uses Oracle/JDEdwards, knowledge of this computer software would be advantageous.
Hire rate: $39.119 - $42.292 per hour depending on experience. Columbia County also offers a temporary COVID-19 premium payment of $100 per month.
Obtain required application at www.co.columbia.wi.us. Position will remain open until filled. First screening of applications is July 11, 2022. AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER