Main Areas of Responsibility:
Will work under the general supervision of the Finance Officer performing a wide range of complex, professional accounting duties. This role requires you to have proficient knowledge and professional application of a number of accounting principles, practices and techniques. You will serve as a lead accountant and perform the daily tasks of the Finance Officer when he/she is out of the office.
Additional Areas of Responsibility:
This position must have an understanding of Indigenous, Native American communities and culture; excellent time management and resource management skills; ability to organize and manage multiple priorities quickly and efficiently; ability to maintain confidentiality; knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), governmental accounting and budgeting principles, practices and procedures; and knowledge of business practices relating to the maintenance of accounts and financial records.
This position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or closely related field; and three (3) years of progressive accounting experience involving financial policy analysis and information systems.