Assistant Town Accountant

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
  • Posted 2 weeks ago

Town of Danvers

Assistant Town Accountant

The Town of Danvers is searching for a full-time (40 hrs. /wk.) position of Assistant Town Accountant. Under the direction of the Town Accountant, this position performs senior level accounting functions in all aspects of Accounts Payable and payroll for the Town and Schools. The position will assist the Town Accountant in maintaining the general ledger and assist the Treasurer in reconciliations of accounts payable; the position will support all Town departments.

This position requires a bachelor’s degree with 3-5 years of progressively responsible experience in accounting, preferably in a municipal setting. Applicants should have excellent skills in Microsoft Office and experience with an accounting and payroll system, such as MUNIS. The expected starting salary is $57,000 to $73,000, depending on experience, education and qualifications. Ability to work toward and achieve Massachusetts Certified Accounting Certification within four years is also required. Applications received by December 20th will receive preference. For a complete job description please click on the job tittle above.

Please submit cover letter, resume, and town application for consideration.

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