The town of Natick is looking for a Comptroller to join its finance team.

The successful applicant will have a strong background in accounting and public management with at least five years of progressively responsible work experience in accounting and auditing, preferably in local government, at least two years of which must have been in a supervisory or work leader capacity.

Some of the responsibilities of the position are as follows: Responsible for the planning, organizing and directing of municipal accounting and auditing functions of the town; Supervises the accounting and payroll staff in the Comptroller’s Office; Maintains municipal books, including a general journal, general ledger, and subsidiary ledgers; prepares reports for officers and department heads regarding appropriations and expenditures; Annually prepares and furnishes to DOR a Schedule A, statement of public debt, and the Balance Sheet. A strong knowledge of GAAP, UMAS, and GASB regulations is required, and certification as a Massachusetts Municipal Accountant is preferred.

This position is a Grade 5 of the Personnel Board Pay Plan with a salary range of $115,000-$125,000 based on qualifications.

Please see our website at www.natickma.org for a complete job description. Qualified candidates should submit a resume, cover letter, and three professional references to hr@natickma.org.

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