Assistant Town Accountant

The town of North Andover Finance Division has an immediate opening for an Assistant Town Accountant on a full-time basis (37.5 hours per week).  This is a great opportunity for a candidate interested in professional development and a progressive career in municipal finance.

The position is responsible for performing and assisting in a variety of municipal accounting duties.  Provide advice and assistance to all municipal departments and to employees on payroll matters and perform routine duties of the Town Accountant in his/her absence.

Qualifications: Associate’s degree in accounting or business management; five years of responsible experience in municipal financial administration preferred; or any combination of education and experience.  High level computer skills with proficiency in Excel required, Munis experience preferred.  Ability to become a Certified Governmental Accountant through the Massachusetts Municipal Auditors’ and Accountants’ Association, Inc.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

Compensation:  The salary is based on education and experience.  This non-union position is subject to the Town of North Andover’s Personnel Policy.

Apply: Send cover letter and resume to:  Position is open until filled. See job description at: