Controller:  Makah Tribe


The Makah Tribe is seeking a Controller to work within the Finance Department. The Controller position is responsible for the financial activities of the Makah Tribal Council including maintaining accounting systems for all activities and entities and maintain a system of internal control that ensures that the Council’s financial assets are adequately safeguarded, and financial transactions are properly recorded and reconciled. This position will work within the Finance Department and is actively involved in functions but not limited to grants and contracts, accounts payable, payroll, accounts receivable, budgeting, audit functions, fixed assets, procurement, and information technology.

Education requirements: Must possess a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Accounting and five years’ experience related to Tribal accounting oversight responsibilities. Must be a Certified Public Accountant licensed in the State of Washington. Must have proven experience in managing all aspects of Micro Information Products (MIP) computerized accounting system.

Open Date: June 25, 2021 with a Close Date: July 23, 2021. Submit your resume and tribal application to: Makah Tribal Council ATTN: Human Resources P.O. Box 115, Neah Bay, WA 98357 or Fax to 360-645-3123, or email to katherine.thompson@makah.com, For a copy of the tribal application or the job description please go to: makah.com/makah-tribal-info/employment.