Accounting Assistant

Duluth, Minnesota
Sep 29, 2020
Job Type
Full Time


The Duluth Transit Authority (DTA) is currently seeking to fill an Accounting Assistant position. The DTA is an award-winning transit agency that provides safe, convenient, and affordable public transit service (fixed route and paratransit) within the Twin Ports of Duluth, MN and Superior, WI and its surrounding areas. We transport just under 3 million passengers annually by way of our 75+ bus fleet and we employ approximately 160 team members.

We are looking for a professional who possesses AP/AR, Payroll and similar Accounting support experience. The ideal candidate also brings excellent communication skills to be utilized in effectively interacting with all DTA team members and customers.

The Accounting Assistant plays a critical role in supporting the DTA's Finance Department, reports directly to the Director of Finance, and works closely with all Admin. staff team members. Minimum qualifications include: two (2) years of post-secondary education with a concentration in finance, accounting, business or a related field and a minimum of three (3) years accounting experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Associate’s and/or bachelor's degree in a related field is preferred, but not required.

The DTA offers an exceptional compensation and benefits package, including:

  • Competitive Pay
  • Paid Health/Dental (family level coverage), Disability, and Life/AD & D Insurance Premiums
  • Paid Pension Plan Contributions
  • Money Purchase Pension, Deferred Compensation, and Flexible Spending Account Plan Participation
  • Paid Vacation, Sick Leave, and Holidays

Please apply on-line at: or submit resume and cover letter by clicking on APPLY.

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