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One of Public Risk Innovation, Solutions, and Management’s (PRISM) greatest assets is its staff. PRISM employees are smart, creative, hard-working, and passionate individuals working in areas ranging from loss prevention, claims administration, information technology, accounting, and risk pool administration. Working here requires energy, commitment, and teamwork. At the same time, we offer a great work environment built upon our Core Values of People, Families, Trust, Integrity, and Growth. We are looking for an individual who shares these values to join the PRISM team.

About Public Risk Innovation, Solutions, and Management
PRISM (previously CSAC Excess Insurance Authority) is a joint powers authority of California public entities, which was established in 1979 to provide insurance and risk management services to California’s counties. Since then, our membership has expanded beyond the counties to include numerous other public agencies such as cities, schools, joint powers authorities, fire districts, etc.

PRISM operates various risk-sharing pools, which provide insurance and risk management services to its members for lines of business including workers’ compensation, general liability, property, medical malpractice, and employee benefits.

About the Position
The Controller will, under direction of the Chief Financial Officer (CFO), be responsible for supervising the daily operations of the Accounting staff. The Controller position requires broad accounting experience within all facets of accounting including accounts payable, accounts receivable and internal and external financial reporting. The Controller will also be responsible for implementing new accounting standards. The Controller will assist with the preparation of fund budgets, budget revisions and financial statements including preparation of the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report. The Controller will oversee the reconciling of pooled insurance program loss runs to the general ledger, reconciling loss run reports and the annual audit. Some travel is required.

Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate will be knowledgeable in government enterprise fund accounting. The ideal candidate will have proven experience in a management or supervisory position. Excellent oral and written communication skills are needed. The ideal candidate will also have at least five years of increasingly responsible work experience in accounting and business administration, as well as a current certificate as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). We are looking for a candidate who will enjoy working in a collegial atmosphere, who is comfortable in a member driven environment and is looking for an opportunity for professional growth.

Physical Requirements
Physical requirements of this position typically include: reaching, grasping, talking, hearing, seeing, repetitive motions, exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or negligible amount of force constantly to move.

Licensing Requirements
A valid California Driver’s license is required. Proof of auto insurance with no exclusion for business use is required.

Salary and Benefits
The salary range for this position is $9,226 to $11,533 per month. Salary is depended on experience and qualifications. A generous benefit package is provided including Public Employees Retirement System (PERS) health benefits, dental, vision, long-term disability, life insurance, PERS retirement, deferred compensation program, 13 paid holidays per fiscal year, sick leave, vacation leave, management leave, flexible work schedule and section 125 cafeteria benefits. PRISM employees do not pay into Social Security except for the Medicare portion of the cost.

Application Procedure
Interested persons must submit a resume and a completed application to the Human Resources Manager by 4:00 p.m. on Monday, November 9, 2020. Please visit our website at to obtain the application.

Interview Schedule
Applicants will be contacted regarding the status of their application during the week of November 9, 2020. Interviews for this position will be conducted the week of November 16, 2020.

Public Risk Innovation, Solutions, and Management
75 Iron Point Circle, Suite 200, Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 850-7300 • Fax (916) 850-7800

Final Filing Date: 
Monday, November 9, 2020 - 4:00pm
Public Risk Innovation, Solutions, and Management (PRISM)