Texas Association of Counties, a non-profit corporation in existence 50 years, is conducting a search for a professional, full-time Staff Accountant to join our Finance Service Department. Our mission is to provide services to Texas counties and unite counties to achieve better solutions. We also provide finance and accounting services for three related self-insurance risk pools. We offer a beautiful nonsmoking work environment with excellent benefits.
A Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance is required. We are seeking a self-starter with a minimum of 3 years experience in general accounting. Duties will include accounting for the association with focus on payables, claims payables, including year-end 1099 reporting, prepaid expenses, intercompany transactions, account reconciliations, journal entry preparation, monthly financial statement assistance, audit assistance, and backup for other finance department positions.
Strong interpersonal skills are essential. Must be able to effectively communicate, both written and verbal, with our members and other staff. Successful applicant will be accurate, thorough, organized, detail-oriented, with excellent time management skills. Must be proficient with Excel (intermediate level or above). Expertise in these areas will be valuable to us: risk pools or insurance accounting and knowledge of insurance terms, non-profit accounting, governmental accounting, Texas county government experience/knowledge, and knowledge of MS Dynamic Great Plains software.
Please attach a resume and your professionally written cover letter (required), which will give insight about your communication style. Only candidates meeting the above stated criteria will be contacted.
Downtown - Austin, TX
Excellent benefits and free covered parking provided.