Accounting Manager

Department/Agency of position: 
City of Modesto
Location of position: 
Modesto, CA
Wage/Salary: 
$7,715 – $9,378 Monthly
Date Posted: 
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, October 8, 2019
Job Description: 

The City of Modesto is seeking qualified, highly-motivated candidates for the position of Accounting Manager in our Finance Department. Under general supervision of the Director of Finance, this position oversees all payroll functions, accounts payable/receivable functions, and provides administrative support to other accounting functions within the department. This position is responsible for all aspects of municipal accounting for the City of Modesto. An extensive knowledge of managing the financial accounting system is necessary, and work must be accomplished with considerable independence and discretion. The Accounting Manager must demonstrate leadership skills in supervising subordinates. The position incumbent works in an office environment characterized by frequent deadlines and constant interruptions. The incumbent must be capable of working effectively with employees, department managers, department directors and citizens; must be able to manage multiple objectives, developing and implementing policies and being able to prioritize multiple responsibilities.

If interested, we encourage you to explore this opportunity with the City of Modesto.