Comptroller
Utah Transit Authority

Utah Transit Authority is seeking a Comptroller. As the Comptroller, you’ll be an integral part of a dynamic team, tackling some of UTA’s most exhilarating and complex projects. You’ll be at the forefront of innovation as you contribute to the design, construction, and maintenance of cutting-edge public transportation initiatives that enhance the Greater Utah community. The ideal candidate will serve as a definitive decision-maker dedicated to implementing effective and timely solutions. They should demonstrate a strong capacity for thoroughness and the ability to cultivate positive working relationships with UTA management and external agencies. A key aspect of the role involves adeptly recognizing and adapting to evolving conditions. To perform the job successfully, candidates must have an in-depth knowledge of and experience with preparing an Annual Comprehensive Financial Report. They must have a minimum of seven years’ experience in accounting, including four years of governmental enterprise and grant accounting experience, four years as a supervisor, and five years as a Comptroller or position primarily responsible for an organization’s accounting and financial reporting. They will possess a bachelor’s degree in accounting or business management, and a CPFO, CPA, CMA, or CGFM designation is desirable. Experience with Oracle-based systems is also a plus.

Location: Salt Lake City, Utah
Salary: $111,000 - $139,000
Final filing date: First review of applications: March 15, 2024

Please make sure to have your Resume, Cover Letter, and List of References ready for upload before you start the application process. One combined document that includes all three items is preferred.