This position is part of the Finance Department team and is one of the department’s two accountants. The position supervises fiscal support staff; analyzes fiscal information; prepares detailed financial reports; processes accounting entries; reconciles accounts and reports; prepares legally required state, Federal and local reports and statements; participates in the development and implementation of internal control procedures; and assists with budgets and year-end closings.
The successful candidate will possess knowledge of applicable Federal, state and local laws, codes, regulations and/or ordinances; supervisory principles; Generally Accepted Accounting Principles; audit principles; financial management and budgeting principles; and skill in supervising and evaluating employees; prioritizing and assigning work; interpreting and applying applicable laws, codes, regulations and standards; time management and work prioritization; analyzing, reconciling and reporting information; preparing budgets; handling sensitive and confidential information; and communication and interpersonal skills.
Bachelor’s degree and three (3) years of professional level accounting experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job. Supervisory experience is desirable.
Complete job description and Borough application (required) may be obtained through the Borough website at https://www.kodiakak.us/91/Employment
Position is open until filled.
The Kodiak Island Borough was incorporated on September 24, 1963. It is a second-class borough with a manager form of government. The Borough has seven departments, with 43 full-time employees. Under the direction and leadership of the Borough Manager, the departments of the Kodiak Island Borough administer quality, cost-effective services to the citizens of Kodiak. Municipal powers include Area-wide: education; taxation; planning; health; Non-Area-wide: parks & recreation; solid waste; Economic Development; Building inspections; animal control; Service Areas: Roads; Fire & Emergency Services; Street Lighting; Water & Sewer. The Kodiak Island Borough offers a comprehensive benefit package including participation in the Public Employees’ Retirement System (PERS); health insurance including medical, dental, and vision coverage; life insurance. The Borough also offers paid vacation, holidays, and sick leave. The Kodiak Island Borough is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
710 Mill Bay Road
Kodiak, AK 99615