Under the direction of the Finance Director, the Controller serves a key role with managing and coordinating the overall financial, accounting and fiscal reporting activities for the Housing Authority of Salt Lake City. The Controller provides leadership and guidance as well as performing a variety of accounting functions and responsibilities.
Relocation expenses accepted. Salt Lake City is an up and coming city with a strong economy. Beautiful mountains with year-round recreational activities, if you haven’t been to Salt Lake City come see what you have been missing!
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and four years closely related accounting experience required. Master's in Accounting or Master's in Business Administration with an Accounting emphasis is strongly preferred.
Knowledge of: Financial management and administration principles and practices; principles and practices of accrual accounting, internal control and audit procedures and practices; principles and practices of federal, state, and local laws, rules and regulations governing public agency financing; computer-based accounting and transaction processing systems; Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB), and the Housing and Urban Development (HUD) regulations.
Ability to: Analyze accounting and financial problems that require interpretation of regulations, guidelines and compliance issues; prepares financial/accounting reports, statements and related documents, capability to understand and review contracts; demonstrate effective leadership, supervise, and train; establish and maintain accurate records; establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, public officials, agencies, the public and vendors.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the person assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, skills and physical demands required of personnel so classified.
Please include job title when applying. Resumes and HASLC applications will be accepted until the position is filled at the Housing Authority of Salt Lake City, 1776 South West Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84115, through our website www.haslcutah.org/about/careers/ or by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE. For accommodations with the application process call 801-487-2161 or 801-487-3361 (TDD).