Accounting Officer Principal - Job ID 68099
Accounting Officer Principal
The Public Employees Retirement Association (PERA) is a lifetime income, cost-sharing retirement plan for Minnesota public employees.
We serve over 440,000 current and former public employees from 2,100 governmental agencies and pay monthly benefits to more than 125,000 retirees, disabled members, and survivors of deceased members. Our 170,000 active members are social workers, firefighters, nurses, police officers, correctional officers, snowplow drivers, attorneys, and paraprofessionals. The services they provide and the work they do make our communities better.
About the Opportunity
This position exists to assist in preparing, analyzing, and monitoring the financial status of the organization including maintaining the agency's general ledger records. In addition, this position provides PERA management with accurate and timely information, prepares the monthly financial statements, identifies and implements new accounting standards, coordinates the preparation of the Annual Comprehensive Financial Report, and prepares GASB 68 reports for employers.
As a principal accountant in a small team of accountants, this position does general accounting of the highest degree of complexity and importance for the Agency. This position requires effective verbal and written communications with PERA Staff and with personnel from other state agencies and local units of government.
This position will primarily be telework with the occasional need to be on site and in office as scheduled. Office is located in St. Paul, MN.
HOW TO APPLY:
Job Posting Number: 68099
Posting Dates: 08/01/2023 - 08/14/2023
Wage: $28.96 - $42.67/hour - $60,468.00 - $89,095.00/annual