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Deputy Treasurer

McKenzie County Deputy Treasurer    

Outstanding opportunity for a full time position as Deputy Treasurer for McKenzie County


  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or equivalent and four (4) years of experience in an accounting function; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job.  Business Management and/or Auditing experience is preferred, but not required
  • Advanced accounting principles
  • Knowledge of law and procedures governing real estate taxation, tax collections and appointment, tax credit, and tax sales
  • Extensive knowledge of computers, computer programs, scanning equipment and various office machines, modern office practices, procedures, equipment, record keeping, and filing systems
  • Willingness and desire to learn new and challenging tasks


  • Assist in the coordination, administration, operation, and management of McKenzie County’s cash management systems, disbursements of funds, and all monetary collection activities
  • Perform and delegate authority for receipt, disbursement, banking, protection, and custody of funds, securities, and financial instruments
  • Administer property tax collection
  • Reconcile, balance, and audit accounts and assets

Salary Range DOE                            Position open until filled

McKenzie County offers an excellent benefit package including:

Health Insurance – Health & Child Care Flexible Spending Program Group Life

Insurance – Retirement – Optional Deferred Comp Plan

Vacation – Sick Leave – Paid Holidays

Job Description & Employment Application available online at

An applicant who is a resident of North Dakota and eligible to claim veterans’ preference must abide by the Department of Veterans Affairs guidelines available at and submit any documentation with an otherwise complete application.

Submit resume and/or application by mail, email, fax, or hand deliver to:

                     McKenzie County Auditor/Treasurer                    
  201 5th St NW, Suite 543
  Watford City, ND 58854

Equal Opportunity Employer

McKenzie County

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