The City of Sun Prairie seeks a professional Accountant to perform accounting work and complete projects involving application of financial practices and principles. This position is responsible for a wide variety of accounting functions including analyzing financial transactions, preparing journal entries, reconciling accounts, creating audit work papers, and preparing reports. Assists with the development of budget spreadsheets/ budget monitoring. Responsible for the management of City collections. Assists with the City’s procurement program. An Associate’s Degree in Accounting and two years of work experience or a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting is required. A combination of coursework and work experience equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or a degree in a similar discipline may be considered in lieu of an accounting degree. Acceptable work experience would include accounts payable and accounts receivable functions, cash handling, revenue processing, and/or bank reconciliations. Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles is preferred. The City of Sun Prairie is committed to advancing equity, honoring our diverse identity, and creating an inclusive culture. Remote work may be available for a portion of the schedule, dependent upon training and work performance. Go to http://www.cityofsunprairie.com to complete an online application. (608) 825-1174
Start: $28.00/hr plus excellent benefits, including paid health insurance and Wisconsin Retirement System. A $1.00/hr add-on may be available for candidates with a CPA certification.