Under general supervision, to do professional accounting work according to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles; to maintain a complete set of financial and accounting records; monitor program budget to actual variances; to assist with the planning, development, management and promotion of the agency’s programs and to do related work as required.
MDHA offers competitive salaries and an amazing retirement program.
Our Mission is to create affordable housing opportunities, support neighborhoods, strengthen communities and help build a greater Nashville.
REQUIRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND LICENSES:
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Business Administration, or related field from an accredited college or university, plus five years of increasingly responsible experience in accounting and financial reporting; broad knowledge of programs and procedures relating to property management, Low Income Housing Tax Credit deals and federal and bank loan programs.
Candidates with accreditation earned in foreign institutes are encouraged to apply
Analyzes/prepares/reviews financial information, reconcile bank accounts and financial statements;
Leads the preparation of monthly financial reports and ensure prompt and accurate financial reporting;
Reviews Month-end budget to actual variance analysis;
Reviews and interprets laws and regulations affecting fiscal policies and procedures;
Monitors compliance with all documents pertaining to the agency’s programs and provides technical assistance to auditors;
Monitors and tracks agency and component unit insurance needs, policies, claims and renewals;
Reviews agency inventory, capital assets and depreciation reporting;
Assists with reporting requirements of local, state and federal entities;
Manage the agency’s treasury activities which includes wire transfers for operations, procurement and investments;
Works closely with Director and Assistant Director with planning, development, administration and promotion of the agency’s programs;
Communicates with other departments of the agency, federal and local governmental agencies and private investors;
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of accounting principles and procedures;
advanced knowledge of information systems;
ability to retrieve and convert data from accounting programs into a wide variety of reporting requirements;
ability to prepare and complete accounting statements and reports of a complex and technically sophisticated nature;
ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with contractors, investors, public officials, and auditors;
willingness and mental and physical ability to perform the duties involved in this classification.
Ability to perform work with or without an accommodation that requires sitting, standing and walking, dexterity of hands and clarity of vision, speech and hearing and powers of observation; other physical duties as required.
Personal computer and general office equipment.
Valid Tennessee driver's license.
THE METROPOLITAN DEVELOPMENT AND HOUSING AGENCY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER AND HIRES REGARDLESS OF RACE, COLOR, NATIONAL ORIGIN, SEX, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY, AGE, RELIGION, AND DISABILITY, GENETIC INFORMATION OR ANY OTHER LEGALLY PROTECTED STATUS.
Apply at www.Nashville-MDHA.org. Upon reviewing all applications submitted for job openings, the Human Resources Office will notify those applicants who are selected for personal interviews. Applicants selected for a position must successfully pass a pre-hire physical examination and drug screen in order to be hired. MDHA is certified by the State of Tennessee as a Drug-Free Workplace.
Metropolitan Development and Housing Agency
701 South Sixth St.
Nashville, Tennessee 37206
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