Transit Systems 2021-04-20 2021-05-25

Accounting Manager

Company: Transit Authority of River City (TARC) View more listings
Location: Louisville, Kentucky
Job Status: Full-time
Job ID: 131274

Transit Authority of River City (TARC) is seeking a professional, energetic and detail-oriented employee. Responsibilities include Preparing and Analyzing Financial Documents/Reports, Accounting Functions and Supervision of Payroll Personnel. Responsible for assisting the Grants Department with the Capital Budget and Grant reporting.

At TARC we believe in valuing all employees. Our shared values of Teamwork, Appreciation, Respect, and Communication provides a foundation for success in operations and delivering exceptional service to our customers, passengers, and community. We are seeking individuals who pride themselves in attendance, safety and customer service.

Duties Include:

  • Perform Accounting Functions
  • Fixed Asset Accounting
  • Analyze Financial Data
  • Generate Reports
  • Prepare Audit and FTA Review Documents
  • Supervise Payroll
  • Assist Grants Department with Budget & Grant Reporting

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or related field; or any combination of training, education and experience in payroll, bookkeeping or accounting may be substituted when competency in the position is demonstrated.
  • Three to five years of experience in an accounting role with three years of superivsory experience in financial systems, budget, financial reporting, financial data analysis and auditing.
  • Knowledge of generally accepted accounting practices and principlas. Knowledge of auditing practice and principles, applicable laws, codes and regulations, experience in accounting computer applications.
  • Excellent time management skills with proven ability to meet deadlines and timelines
  • Ability to act with integrity, professionalism, and confidentiality
  • Excellent analytical and computer skills including proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite applications (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook) are essential; Excel proficiency required.
  • Experience and proficiency using G/L software.
  • Payroll and data analytics (statistical analysis) experience preferred.
  • Must be able to demonstrate analytical reasoning, critical thinking, as well as a high level of customer orientation.
  • Must be self-motivated with a strong sense of urgency.
  • Successful performance of pre-employment test required.

Comprehensive/Affordable Benefits
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability Insurance; benefits begin the first of the month following date of hire
  • Participation in County Employee Retirement System (CERS) after one year of service; current contribution 24% of annual salary.
  • Deferred Compensation Plan
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Sick Leave and Vacation
  • Tuition Assistance for Eligible Employees
  • Professional Development
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • On-site Fitness Facilities

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Transit Authority of River City (TARC) is an equal opportunity employer with a strong commitment to the community we serve. Applicants shall not be discriminated against based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including gender identity, sexual orientation, and pregnancy), age, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or other protected class.

Reasonable accommodations may be made for those who are able to perform the essential duties of the position.

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