Minnesota Government Finance Officers Association

Promoting excellence and leadership in the government finance profession

Accountant - Otter Tail County


Tuesday, May 28, 2024

Position Objectives

City/Organization Name: Otter Tail County

City/Organization Website: https://ottertailcounty.gov/employment/

Job Title: Accountant

Job Location: Fergus Falls, MN

Job Type: Full-Time

Salary: $27.45/hour with career advance to $41.17/hour

Deadline: 5/28/24

Job Description/Summarized: There are currently TWO positions open, one will focus on Accountant tasks for the Health & Wellness team and the other will focus on general Accountant tasks for the Auditor-Treasurer's department.

1)Otter Tail County is hiring an Accountant to join the Auditor-Treasurer team.  In this role, you will perform county-wide accounting for assets, inventory, leases, and subscription based IT arrangements.  Additionally, you will assist with audit preparation and elections.  Strong attention to detail and decision-making skills makes you the perfect fit for this position.

2)Otter Tail County is looking for you to join us as our next Accountant, assigned to the Health and Wellness Team!  In this role, you will perform high level accounting tasks related to the general ledger, accounts payable, accounts receivable, budgeting, payroll, grant tracking, fund reporting, and software implementation. If you have an eye for detail, an aptitude for learning,  and a heart to serve others, apply today!