Principal Accountant (Senior Accountant or Accountant)

Department/Agency of position: 
City of Lynwood Finance Department
Location of position: 
Lynwood, CA
Depends on Qualifications
Date Posted: 
Thursday, March 19, 2020
Closing Date: 
Friday, April 3, 2020
Job Description: 

The City of Lynwood is seeking to fill one vacancy as a skilled Principal Accountant, Senior Accountant, or Accountant depending upon the level of experience. to provide the highest level of technical and complex financial support in accounting functions.

Advantages of working for the City of Lynwood include the 4/10 work schedule (the City is closed on Fridays); education and certification incentives; leadership and development programs; student loan forgiveness under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) Program.
Additional information can be found at\human-resources

Education: Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a degree in accounting, finance, public administration or closely related field.

Experience: Minimum of three (3) to five (5) years of increasingly responsible professional accounting and auditing experience, including two or more years of responsibility for managing a major accounting function. Experience must be in municipal (city) financial accounting and operations. CPA "A" type experience is highly desirable.

Last day to file: April 3, 2020 a job description is available online at No facsimiles or resumes in lieu of an official City application will be accepted. Applications must be completed online.