APPLICATIONS WILL ONLY BE ACCEPTED ON LINE This position will be flexibly staffed with either an Accounting Manager or an Accounting Supervisor depending on qualifications and experience.
The monthly salary ranges are:
ACCOUNTING MANAGER Salary Range from $9,261 TO $12,499/monthly
ACCOUNTING SUPERVISOR Salary Range from $7,530 TO $10,163/monthly
The ideal candidate for this position must possess a professional history that demonstrates the following: • Knowledge of principles and practices of general municipal government accounting and financial reporting, including Redevelopment/Successor Agency accounting; • Ability to exercise the principles and practices of supervision, training, and performance valuation; • Knowledge of principles and practices of financial administration including budgeting, revenue collection and financial reporting; • Ability to use financial and accounting software, computer systems, software, and equipment; • Knowledge of laws regulating public finance and ability to interpret and explain department and City policies; • Ability to assist and train users on automated accounting/financial systems; • Ability to prepare varied financial statements, budgets, reports, and analyses; • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE This examination is open to persons who have a combination of education and experience that would reflect possession of the required knowledge, skills, and abilities for the position. A typical combination would include: a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in accounting, finance, business administration, or public administration PLUS Three (3) years of progressively responsible experience in accounting and/or financial analysis, including one year in a lead or supervisory capacity over technical, professional, and/or clerical accounting staff.