Fund Accountant - The Newark Public Library

Posted on April 03, 2019


This person will assist the Director of Finance in maintaining all financial records, managing the multi-fund accounting system (SAGE/MIP) as well as assisting with the preparation of the annual budget and monthly financial statements.


The duties will include supervising all Accounting Systems, preparing and consolidating financial statements, advising on budgetary and financial management, and participating in development of internal administration policies and procedures.


Excellent oral and written communication skills are essential.

Qualified candidates will have excellent mathematical aptitude and advanced Microsoft Word and Excel skills. In addition, must work well under pressure and time constraints.

Minimum requirements include a Bachelor degree in Accounting/Finance or related field: 3-5 years accounting experience in a government, fund or public accounting environment with knowledge of computerized government fund accounting systems.

• Knowledge of Capital Budgeting

• Knowledge of Fund Accounting

• Efficient/Proficient knowledge of SAGE/MIP a must!


Starting salary will be determined based on the successful candidate’s qualifications.


Newark, New Jersey, United States


To Apply

Please send resume and cover letter to: Leslie Colson, Assistant Director Human Resources Tel: 973-733-7740 Email: [email protected]

Ranssel Rodriguez Human Resources Generalist Tel: 973-733-7809 Email: [email protected]

Company Information

5 Washington Street P.O. Box 630 Newark, NJ 07101-0630

Contact Information

Ranssel Rodriguez Human Resources Generalist Tel: 973-733-7809 Email: [email protected]