The State of Wisconsin Department of Employee Trust Funds is seeking applicants for a Financial Reporting Team Lead (Accountant Advanced).
As the Financial Reporting Team Lead, you will prepare financial statements in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), complete assigned sections of the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR), and perform general ledger analysis to prepare monthly and year-end ledger entries. You will work closely with Department staff and other external parties, cultivating and maintaining collaborative business relationships to analyze financial activity and problems in order to determine potential and appropriate solutions. In addition, you will lead the research and interpretation of complex accounting standards related to pension and other employee benefit programs and implement new Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) statements.
As Team Lead, you will review staff work for accuracy, provide feedback to the Bureau Chief on staff performance and needed development, assist staff with the resolution of complex financial problems, and train staff as needed.