Job opportunities at TRA

Thank you for your interest in employment with the Minnesota Teachers Retirement Association (TRA), an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To foster a diverse workplace free of discrimination and harassment, we have implemented an Affirmative Action Plan. Hopefully, as we make a good faith effort to maintain this plan, we will eliminate present and future practices that may have an unfair, adverse effect on persons with disabilities, minorities, and women.

Current Opportunities:

TRA’s St. Paul Office has two available job opportunities in our Accounting Department!

Accounting Officer

Our Accounting Officer role prepares financial statements, maintains TRA’s general ledger, performs monthly analysis, and serves as purchasing card coordinator. The incumbent will assist the Accounting Director in analyzing and preparing annual and biennial budget documents, as well as assist in preparing our Annual Comprehensive Financial Report and GASB Reports. The incumbent will further be involved in performing daily cash reconciliation, processing failed EFTs, training agency staff on financial topics, and serving as a back-up to support payroll, business expense functions, and daily deposit/investment. We are seeking job candidates with a background in budgeting, month-end report generation, reconciliations, and journal entry preparation.

Accounting Officer Senior

Our Accounting Officer Senior position performs general ledger accounting, financial reporting, collections recovery, and member refunds. The incumbent will also serve as agency purchasing coordinator with the responsibility to prepare purchase orders and requisitions and will handle tax remittance and IRS form filing. The incumbent will further assist the Accounting Director in preparing our Annual Comprehensive Financial Report, and serve as a back-up to support other accounting functions, as necessary. We are seeking job candidates with a background in general ledger accounting and procurement.

​Both positions may be eligible for work schedules that include some teleworking. To see the full postings and apply, visit the State of Minnesota’s Careers Site and search for the posting ID keyword 49403 or 49424.