Accounting Specialist, Hamburg Township

Published Jan 18, 2023

Opening Date: January 20, 2023
Closing Date: open until filled
Department: Finance/Accounting
Employment Status: Full-Time
Work Schedule: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Salary: $48,300 to $53,315

Previous Work Experience
• Working in accounting with minimum of two years of experience (five years preferred).
• Some experience in governmental accounting for a municipal organization.

• Associates degree in Accounting or Finance preferred

Special Skills & Training
• Proficient in use of Microsoft Office applications, especially Word and Excel and experience using BS&A software.
• Must demonstrate ability to perform job functions accurately, confidentially, and in an organized manner.
• Must exhibit good oral and written communication skills and be able to work with minimal supervision.

Basic Responsibilities
• Reports to the Director of Accounting
• Performs Accounting duties in the areas of accounts payable, utility billing, accounts receivable, special assessments, support with payroll, and year-end audits. Performs duties of accounts payable utility billing and accounts receivable for the Portage Base Lake Sewer Authority. Complies with Township policies, and completes various other accounting related duties

How to apply
All candidates must complete a Hamburg Township Application and submit a resume. Applications are located at Please email the completed application and supporting documents to or mail to:

Human Resource Director
Hamburg Township
P.O. Box 157
Hamburg, MI 48139-0157

All applications must be submitted by 4:30 p.m. on Monday February 10, 2023

Equal Opportunity Employer
10405 Merrill Road ♦ P.O. Box 157
Hamburg, MI 48139
Phone: 810.231.1000 ♦ Fax: 810.231.4295