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Posted: Saturday, February 3, 2018 5:28 PM

Job Description
The Town of Paradise Valley is seeking an experienced government financial professional.
The Sr. Finance and Budget Analyst reports directly to the CFO. The Finance Department includes financial services, procurement management, risk management, grants management, utility billing, fire services fee and alarm monitoring services. This position performs complex professional level accounting work in the areas of general ledger maintenance, utility billing, accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll processing, treasury management, debt service administration, capital improvement budget, property accounting, assistance with the preparation of the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR), and budget preparation.
IDEAL CANDIDATE
The ideal candidate will have the ability to perform the following duties:

:Maintain general ledger accounting system to ensure all financial transactions are accurately calculated and recorded in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles.
:Perform month:end and year:end closing procedures, including calculations for various accounts
receivables/payables and accruals in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and in compliance with guidelines established by the Governmental Accounting Standards Board.
:Serve as the Towns Risk Management Coordinator managing property and liability claims as well as negotiating insurance renewals for the Towns insurance policies.
:Recommend, implement, and assist in monitoring the Towns risk management program to prevent serious impact on the Towns financial structure from unplanned and uncontrolled losses.
:Maintain accounting software information systems and serves as technical interface between software manufacture and end:users.
:Coordinate and serve as the liaison for the annual financial audit and preparation of the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR).
:Develop reports for auditors, financial statements, CAFR and other departments as needed.
:Assist in developing Town financial policies.
:Assist with preparation of multi:year financial plans and promotes consistency of those plans and the annual budgets.
:Participate in annual operating, capital and Town budget preparation, budget administration and coordinate the preparation of manuals and comprehensive and timely budget documents.
:Assist in the administration of the Towns capital improvement program, debt management plan and annual financial reports.
:Prepare monthly variance analysis budget against actual revenue and expenses.
:Conduct fiscal/economic impact studies and cost/benefit analysis.
:Advise management, departments and divisions on budget problems, policies, and procedures and assist them in the maintenance of proper budgetary controls.
:Assist department and division heads in developing and improving operational objectives.
:Maintain the Towns fixed asset database for all governmental and proprietary funds including calculations for depreciation and related accruals.
:Perform annual inventory and quarterly tax reporting.
:Supervise the proper disposal of salvageable Town property.
:Serve as project manager to plan, organize, develop and implement special programs and projects of a varied nature directly related to Finance Department functions.
:Manage problem:solve interface with other departments by researching problems, providing answers or referring a person who can assist the customer.
:In conjunction with the Accounting Specialist, process bi:weekly payroll in compliance with Town personnel policies, the Fair Labor Standards Act, generally accepted accounting principles, and all other applicable rules and regulations. Responsibilities also include assurance of the timely reporting of withholdings such as federal and state taxes, retirement contributions, health insurance premiums, and other withholdings.
:Assist with the preparation and processing of accounts payable, accounts receivable, cash re

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• Location: paradise valley, Phoenix

• Post ID: 69692862 phoenix
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