Jefferson County Highway Department seeks an experienced Accounting Manager to plan, monitor, and supervise all accounting activities for the Highway Department. This position will assume responsibility for all accounting functions, and establish, maintain, and direct departmental accounting functions and report systems pursuant to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). Responsible for developing policies and procedures to account for highway infrastructure according to GASB 34.
Starting Wage: $63,398/year, negotiable based on relevant experience.
Minimum Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, Accounting, Economics or closely related field with six years related experience and/or training; or any combination of education and experience, required. Experience in cost or construction accounting and working with automated systems, required. Certified Public Accountant and experience in County government working with CHEM’s preferred.
Application review begins December 14, 2018 and is open until filled. Application and position details are available at http://www.jeffersoncountywi.gov or Jefferson County Human Resources, 311 S. Center Ave., Jefferson, WI 53549.