Accounting Manager, Wheat Ridge, CO

Accounting Manager, Wheat Ridge, CO

The Job

The City of Wheat Ridge’s Department of Administrative Services is currently seeking a knowledgeable and experienced Accounting Manager to join their team.

This position is an exciting opportunity for a skilled finance professional who enjoys the blend of both hands on accounting and reconciliation work combined with high level strategic financial analysis.  The position is a division level managerial position and supervises 2 FTEs, a Payroll Specialist and an Accounting Technician.

Work involves providing day-to-day guidance and supervision to the accounting division including accounts payable and payroll.  This experienced professional will prepare and analyze monthly and annual City financial information including the Renewal Wheat Ridge (RWR) urban renewal authority as well as prepare financial reports for the City of Wheat Ridge. This position will be influential with monitoring, implementing, and making recommendations for the improvement of internal controls and processes as well as ensure the proper implementation of financial accounting and reporting standards.  This is an exciting career opportunity for a strategic and analytical fiscal guru.

Hiring Range: $77,000 – $96,300