Financial Reporting/General Ledger Manager

Department/Agency of position: 
Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC)
Location of position: 
San Francisco, CA
Salary: $124,198.05 - $157,513.20 Annually
Date Posted: 
Thursday, March 26, 2020
Closing Date: 
Sunday, May 3, 2020
Job Description: 

Closing: 5/3/2020 11:59 PM Pacific

First round interviews for selected candidates tentatively scheduled for May 14-15, 2020. A resume and cover letter are not required with your application, but highly encouraged.

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) is the transportation planning, financing and coordinating agency for the nine-county San Francisco Bay Area. For more information about MTC, visit

The Financial Reporting/General Ledger Manager position will be filled at the Principal level and is under the direct supervision of the Financial Reporting/General Ledger Assistant Director. This is a lead position that is responsible for performing/reviewing the month-end, quarter-end, and year-end general ledger account reconciliation and analysis; preparing/reviewing the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC), standalone financial reports for the Bay Area Headquarters Authority (BAHA), 375 Beale Condominium Corporation, the Bay Area Infrastructure Financing Authority (BAIFA), as well as the Association of Bay Area Government (ABAG) and its affiliated entities; ABAG Finance Authority for Nonprofits (FAN), Advancing California Finance Authority (ACFA), ABAG Publicly Owned Energy Resources (POWER), and the San Francisco Bay Restoration Authority (SFBRA). In addition, the Financial Reporting/General Ledger Manager s erves as the coordinator/liaison between staff and external auditors.


Education: A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in accounting, finance, public or business administration, or a related field, including a minimum of 24 semester-hours in accounting. A Master's degree in one of the above disciplines is highly desirable.

Experience: Seven years of increasingly complex and diverse professional accounting work experience, including two or more years of full supervisory responsibility for two or more major accounting functions, including the equivalent of two years as an Accountant/Auditor III for MTC.

License/Certificate: Possession of a valid California Class C driver's license and a safe driving record, or the ability to provide alternate transportation which is approved by the appointing authority.

All employees at MTC are classified as Disaster Services Workers.