The City of Lake Charles has a challenging opportunity for an energetic individual to assist in the management of our Finance Department
Assists Director or Finance in preparing in-house financial statements and reports, monthly reports and statements, and annual reports as needed by the Administration.
Responsible for developing, updating, and maintain financial procedures and operations manuals.
Assists Director with attending public meetings such as City Council meetings, and public meetings dealing with the Budget or Financial matters.
Reviews all local, state and federal grant programs for the City to verify account reconciliation, timely reporting and compliance with various grant requirements, including disaster recovery programs.
Responsible for coordination of the annual audit; compiles reports for the audit; assists Director with the comprehensive annual financial report; assists with research and resolves problems with annual audit.
Assist the administration in the preparation of the annual operating and capital budget and the five year capital improvement plan; works with all departments to monitor budget spending throughout the year; monitors annual revenue receipts.
The ideal person should possess a BS Degree from an accredited university in Accounting, Finance, or related business field and a minimum of 6 years progressively responsible experience in financial management with at least 3 of those in a supervisor capacity. Government financial management and Certified Public Accountant, preferred.
The City of Lake Charles offers a comprehensive benefits and salary package.
Interested Candidates may forward resume along with cover letter to
City of Lake Charles – Department of Human Resources
PO Box 900, Lake Charles, LA 70602
Or fax to (337)-491-9121.
The City of Lake Charles is an Equal Opportunity Employer