|SALARY: $110,000 - $135,000/year|
|OPENING DATE: 1/27/2023|
|CLOSING DATE: Open Until Filled|
Are you looking for your dream job? Looking for a place where your strengths and passions are valued? A place where your municipal accounting experience is treasured. Do you appreciate a work-life balance and enjoy being a part of the community where you live and work in?
Look no further, the City of Sugar Land is looking for an experienced strategic accounting leader and our next Controller. The Controller is responsible for all Accounting Division activities of the City including financial reporting, general ledger activities, accounts payable, fixed assets, payroll and internal controls systems. Essentially responsible for supporting activities for the annual audit and ACFR report. Works as a peer with the Controller supervising and directing professional accounting and clerical personnel engaged in governmental accounting activities for all city programs. Ensures compliance with and reporting for Federal regulations on City bond issues and payroll. Documents, develops, and recommends policies and procedures to ensure compliance with accounting and financial practices in accordance with GAAP and GASB.
Why Should You Join Our Team?
We are a full-service municipality located approximately 20 miles southwest of downtown Houston that invests in our team and offers real opportunities for career growth. We pay our Controller a competitive salary of $110,000 to $135,000 per year, depending on experience. We also offer great benefits and perks, such as 9 paid holidays plus 3 floating holidays to use at your discretion, generous vacation package that starts to accrue on your first day with no waiting period before use, a robust pension plan with a 2 to 1 match to set you up for a fulfilling retirement, flexible work from home opportunities, a down-to-earth casual environment and dress code, and a positive team-oriented culture. Our full time employees have access to medical, dental, vision, disability, life and other insurance options. If we have your attention… Please. Continue. Reading!
About The City of Sugar Land
The City of Sugar Land, a municipality with a population of 111,026, provides the highest quality of affordable services to meet the needs of its residents. Master-planned communities and welcoming neighborhoods enhance home values and create a sense of belonging. The community offers outstanding schools, libraries, civic organizations, entertainment venues, and other resources that make Sugar Land a great place to work, live and raise a family. Numerous high-profile regional and international corporations have chosen Sugar Land as a corporate home. Sugar Land's aggressive economic development program has created a business-friendly environment, one that includes a variety of incentives, including a corporate aviation facility.
We are proud to have been named one of the Top 50 places to live in the United States by The Press of Atlantic City, as well as the Best Texas cities to raise a family by Dwellics. We hire people based on their potential, not just their experience. We have an informal work environment but are serious about what we do. We believe that happy, talented employees add value to the City. We do our best to hire friendly, professional people who work hard and play well with others. We also promote a healthy work-life balance and personal development.
|SUMMARY OF DUTIES:|
What You Will Do as a Controller
This position will be a crucial and valued member of the City and must have experience in accounting principles and practices (GASB), methods applicable to municipal finance, ACFR management, financial reporting, supervising staff on the following: payroll administration, financial planning, and municipal finance operations.
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Love being part of a progressive, exciting, and fully inclusive City? Do you know what an ACFR is? If yes, then apply at the City of Sugar Land and see why our culture, employee engagement, and diversity make us one of the best cities to work for!
If interested in this outstanding opportunity, please go to the website for S. Renee Narloch & Associates at www.srnsearch.com and apply online. The position is open until filled; first review of resumes will begin on March 8, 2023.
Resumes will be screened according to the qualifications outlined above. Screening interviews with the most qualified applicants will be conducted by S. Renée Narloch & Associates to determine a select group of finalist candidates who will be asked to provide references. References will be contacted only following candidate consent. Final interviews will be held with the City. Candidates will be advised of the status of the recruitment following the selection of the Controller.
Questions regarding this recruitment may be directed to:
Mr. Elliott Pervinich, Vice President
S. Renée Narloch & Associates
email@example.com I 850.391.0000
Pursuant to Texas Open Records laws, applications and resumes are subject to public disclosure. The City of Sugar Land is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values diversity at all levels of its workforce.