Under general supervision, assists Tribal administrators in preparing, maintaining and managing grant budgets and balances, prepares and reconciles periodic and special reports, projects and analysis.
Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a degree in accounting, finance, business or public administration, or a closely related field, and three (3) years of progressively responsible related experience, that includes supervision. Special Requirements: Valid registration as Certified Public Accountant may be required at the time of appointment or a time set by the Tribe.
Knowledge of: Generally Accepted Accounting Principals (GAAP) and Generally Accepted Auditing Standards (GAAS); Automated financial accounting systems and personal/mainframe computers; Federal, state and local legislative guidelines; Accounting structure, policies and operating programs of the Tribe.
Skill in: Oral and written communications; Organizing multiple tasks and priorities, time management; Problem solving, conducting research, analyzing data and compiling reports; Auditing, internal control and interpreting financial data; Preparing, analyzing, and interpreting financial reports and notes.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to walk; use hands to operate, finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderately quiet.