Accountant C

Department/Agency of position: 
City of Vancouver
Location of position: 
Vancouver, WA
Wage/Salary: 
$66,900.00 – $86,976.00
Date Posted: 
Monday, June 11, 2018
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Job Description: 

First review of applications on Monday, June 25, 2018 The purpose of this position is to perform independent and expert level technical accounting analysis and functions to produce complete and accurate financial statements in accordance with governmental generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP); interpret and apply financial accounting standards and assist in the development of the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for the City; provide consultation to internal and external customers and advice to less senior and less technical staff. Serve as a representative to the auditors during the financial statement audit. Experience: Four (4) years of related experience in accounting/finance, grant, and/or governmental accounting. Education: Equivalent to a Bachelor's Degree with major course work in finance, accounting, business administration, or a related field. Required Licenses and/or Certifications: Possession of Certified Public Accountant (CPA) preferred