The Town of Rockland is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Town Accountant in accordance with Massachusetts General Laws, town bylaws, the Massachusetts Department of Revenue and federal law reporting to the Town Administrator. The Town Accountant performs a variety of complex and highly responsible duties requiring extensive judgment to ensure that all municipal transactions conform to law and sound municipal accounting practices. Responsible for development and assembly of the annual and capital budget; performs detailed work in the areas of budget and internal controls.
Bachelor’s Degree in accounting required, master degree desirable, and minimum five to seven years general ledger experience in the accounting field, preferable local government of which at least three years were in an administrative or supervisory position; policies pertaining to the Town’s payroll, bill paying, and tracking time and attendance preferred or any equivalent combination of education and experience.
A full job description can be found on the Town’s website: rockland-ma.gov. Salary dependent upon qualifications and relevant experience. Resume and letter of interest should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.