General Ledger Accountant

Moapa Band of Paiutes   North Las Vegas, NV   Full-time     Accounting
Posted on September 21, 2021

Moapa Band of Paiutes is now hiring a Salary/Exempt General Ledger Accountant.
$52,000 - $62,000/ year - Pay depends on experience

COVID 19 vaccination is required prior to application. 

Position open until filled

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The general ledger accountant will be responsible for maintaining the general ledger of the Tribe.

Work Environment:
· Works directly with and under supervision of CFO.
· Need to be self-motivated, be able to solve complex problems, and be focused to accomplish tasks assigned.
· Works with accounting clerical staff to ensure complete accounting entries are performed.

Required Accounting Knowledge:
· Accounting education and background with 5+ years working experience working with general ledger systems.
· An understanding of generally accepted accounting principles and how to apply them to the accounting system.
· Will be required to understand or quickly learn governmental accounting principles.
· Computer knowledge to include competency with Microsoft Office applications. Excel knowledge a must.

Summary of tasks expected to perform:

  • Will be required to perform analysis on large amounts of data, summarize, propose and prepare required journal entries to the general ledger.
  • Reconcile balance sheet accounts of individual funds and pooled accounts of the Tribe.
  • Reconcile grant revenue and grant expenditure accounts in coordination with Tribal grants office.
  • Reconcile revenue and accounts receivable records.
  • Reconcile bank accounts.
  • Work professionally with external auditors to complete annual audit.
  • Other general accounting tasks.


  • Accounting or bookkeeping degree.
  • Valid driver's license
  • Must be insurable by the tribe’s insurance
  • Must have had Covid 19 vaccine

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