JPS-534 Governmental Consulting Accountant – Senior Associate

Full-Time Onsite Position with Paid Relocation

Our Award Winning Client is seeking a skilled Senior Associate with expertise in governmental accounting or audit, accounting processes, and policies. This opportunity offers a chance to work with a nationally recognized firm that has garnered numerous accolades in the industry.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and collaborate on the preparation of the annual budget plan.
  • Prepare and analyze financial data for city management, state, and county regulators, and auditors.
  • Provide financial analysis on special projects and initiatives.
  • Lead and support year-end audit preparation and financial statement preparation.
  • Maintain financial data, records, and reports in accordance with guidelines, procedures, and regulations.
  • Consult and communicate with all levels of client leadership.
  • Prepare journal entries and reconciliations.
  • Maintain and improve existing reporting processes.
  • Prepare and analyze monthly and quarterly reports.
  • Lead and collaborate on long-term planning.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in accounting, finance, business administration, or equivalent work experience.
  • Understanding of governmental accounting or audit.
  • Understanding of accounting processes and policies.
  • 3+ years of accounting/financial planning experience.
  • Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, Generally Accepted Auditing Standards, various software applications, and pertinent federal and state regulations.
  • Collaborative spirit.
  • Ability to embrace change.
  • Entrepreneurial mindset.

Our client offers competitive bonus opportunities for eligible candidates.

Flexible Workplace: As a flexible workplace, we support a variety of working arrangements including mostly working from home, a hybrid model, or mostly working from the office. We want our people to work where they work best!

Interviews for this position may be conducted via Zoom video. Please let us know if you need assistance with this technology.

US Citizenship or Green Card Holders only apply

Note: Resumes will be maintained in strict confidentiality until such time as we engage in a detailed discussion regarding a specific opportunity, and both parties mutually agree to proceed. We consistently receive new opportunities every day. Should your professional background closely align with the specific requirements of our client, we will promptly reach out to you to initiate further exploration of potential opportunities.

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Mankato
State: Minnesota
Date Posted: 02/09/2024

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