Job Title
Controller
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City of Wasilla
Salary Range
94,520.00 - 125,741.00
Relocation Required
No
Employee Classification
Exempt; salary
Closing date for applications
The position is "open until filled"
Posting Date
04/27/2022
Expiration Date
07/31/2022
Website
https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/cityofwasilla?
Brief Description
At the direction and in assistance with the Finance Director, this position is responsible for the day-to-day functions of the
accounting department and performs a variety of supervisory, administrative, budgetary,
technical accounting and finance functions.
Primary Duties
The responsibilities listed below are illustrative of the various types of duties that may be
performed with or without reasonable accommodation.
Conducts month-end balancing and closing of general ledger, revenue, and expense
accounts.
Directs payroll processing and data entry functions.
Oversees A/P, A/R processing, grant accounting, sales tax collections, utility billing and
special assessments.
Participates in the development, implementation and administration of accounting policies,
procedures, internal controls, and establishes goals, objectives, and priorities for area of
responsibility.
Understands and manages use of financial software applications, including interfaces from
third-party vendors; assists in managing software security/roles, the chart of accounts,
daily accounting processes, year-end close procedures ensuring reconciliations and
substantiation of account balances are completed in a timely manner.
Performs certain treasury functions such as maintaining cash controls, monitoring
cash requirements, and maintaining relationships with banking and investment institutions.
Coordinates preparation of the ACFR, including scheduling of staff, communicating with
City departments, obtaining statistical data, working with external auditors as the primary
contact, and preparation of audit work papers and financial statements.
Assists with the City’s annual budget preparation, administration, and monitoring.
Prepares and presents reports to management, city council, civic groups and the general
public as required.
Develops finance-related ordinances and resolutions.
Manages special projects and other duties as assigned by the Director of Finance.
Qualifications
Experience and/or Education:
Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, or related field
required.
Minimum 10 years of progressively responsible accounting experience with 3 years
supervisory experience. Municipal experience preferred but not required.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Designation as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Management Accountant
(CMA), Certified Government Financial Manger (CGFM), or Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)
is preferred.
Must possess a valid State of Alaska Driver’s License and be able to operate a motor
vehicle.

Contact and Other Information
EEO STATEMENT
The City of Wasilla is an equal opportunity employer and complies with Title I of the Americans
with Disabilities Act (ADA). Individuals with disabilities, who require accommodation, please call
1-907-373-9038.

APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT:
http://www.cityofwasilla.com
For questions or further assistance, contact the City of Wasilla Human Resources department at 907-373-9038 or email dadams@cityofwasilla.gov directly.

Poster Name
Dani Adams
Poster Email
dadams@cityofwasilla.gov
Poster Address
290 E. Herning Avenue
Wasilla, Alaska 99654
United States
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Poster Phone
(907) 373-9038