Accountant III

Department/Agency of position: 
Eastern Municipal Water District
Location of position: 
Perris, CA
Wage/Salary: 
$7,404.80 - $9,197.07 per month
Date Posted: 
Monday, March 16, 2020
Closing Date: 
Thursday, March 26, 2020
Job Description: 

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

Under direction, the Accountant III performs complex professional accounting and financial analysis duties in the preparation and maintenance of financial records and reports for various District accounts and funds; organizes and participates in the development of lower-level staff in the professional Accountant series; provides sound professional recommendations for action; serves as department liaison to other District departments with respect to understanding accounting documents and financial reports; and performs related duties, as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree in accounting or a closely related field; and five (5) years of professional accounting experience and financial analysis, preferably in a public agency; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Proficiency in the use of personal computers and the use of spreadsheet software is required. CPA preferred.