Accounting, Corporate/Industry, Government/Non-Profit, Public Practice
4 Year Degree
Named by Money Magazine as the best place to live in the Southeastern United States and one of the biggest accolades comes from an FBI report which shows Cary is the safest town of its population size. The Town of Cary is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer of choice. Whether you are just beginning a career or are a seasoned professional, there may be a place for you with the Town of Cary.
We are currently recruiting for an Accounting Manager. This opening was created due to a recent retirement in our Finance Department.
This position performs difficult complex professional accounting work including supervising the accounts payable and payroll functions for the Town of Cary. The work involves significant contact with employees of other departments and the work is performed under the general supervision of the Assistant Finance Director. It requires independent judgement and supervision is exercised over subordinate personnel.
***Hiring range is $60,382.40 - $72,196.80***
Thorough knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and governmental accounting ability to work under pressure on several projects simultaneously and within time constraints; ability to analyze a problem and make independent judgments without close supervision; ability to analyze financial information and cash balances; ability to perform independent research and development recommendations; ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing; ability to supervise other personnel; ability to deal effectively with the general public; ability to adapt to changing technology.
Any combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree in accounting and considerable experience in local government finance, including lead work or supervision.
Hours of work: Monday- Friday, 8:00am- 5:00pm. The Town offers an excellent benefits package.
The position is currently “Open until Filled”. A complete job description and online application instructions can be found at www.townofcary.org.
Cary is a thriving community in the heart of the Triangle area of North Carolina, between Raleigh and renowned Research Triangle Park. The Triangle area is repeatedly ranked among the top regions in the country to live or work, to find a home or start a business, to raise a family or retire.Named by Money Magazine as the best place to live in the Southeastern United States and one of the biggest a...ccolades comes from an FBI report which shows Cary is the safest town of its population size.
The Town of Cary is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer of choice. Whether you are just beginning a career or are a seasoned professional, there may be a place for you with the Town of Cary.Cary Embraces the Best of City Life! On the whole, Caryites are a hard-working group with one of the highest median household incomes in the state. And being no further than 20 minutes from major universities such as Duke, North Carolina State, and the University of North Carolina, it’s no wonder that education is an important part of Cary life. More than two-thirds of adults hold a college degree. About 97 percent of citizens have access to the Internet in this, the Technology Town of North Carolina.A Progressive Approach to Challenge!Cary is proactive.
The Town conserves drinking water by reclaiming treated wastewater for irrigation and industrial processes; preserves open space; integrates sustainability into all that it does; and works with citizens and county leaders to make its schools even better. At the Town of Cary, staff focus every day on enriching the lives of citizens by creating an exceptional environment and providing exemplary services that enable our community to thrive and prosper.