The City of Irving is currently seeking a service oriented Accountant. Duties include reviewing, preparing, managing, analyzing and presenting various financial documents and accounts; monitoring various bank accounts and resolving issues; reconciling various general ledger accounts; preparing combining schedules (lead schedules and Schedule of Expenditures of Federal Awards), audit work papers and adjustments for the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report and Single Audit Report; initiating or approving wire transfers; preparing or approving journal entries; and researching and answering questions from external auditors and departments. Duties also include financial oversight for the accounting and reporting of Special Revenue Funds; monitoring the accounting and reconciliation of grant contracts; performing timely grant reporting and grant draw reimbursements; providing assistance and training to departments on accounting and/or grant related topics and financial systems; and developing testing programs for new software installations and upgrades in assigned area of responsibility. Qualifications include a Bachelor"s degree or equivalent in business, accounting or finance and two years of related experience. Must have thorough knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and ability to interpret technical accounting pronouncements and federal and state funding requirements. A resume must be submitted with the application. Starting pay is $4,758 - $5,095 per month ($57,096 - $61,140 annually), dependent upon qualifications.
GRADE GG21 / FULL RANGE $4,758 - $6,709 PER MONTH ($57,096 - $80,508 ANNUALLY)
The City of Irving offers a generous benefits package, including multiple health and dental plan options; and biweekly vacation and sick leave accrual. Full-time employees contribute to the Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS), a statewide retirement system that provides retirement, disability, and death benefits for employees of participating Texas cities. Click here for the City of Irving"s benefit summaries. Full Job Description
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