Job: Accountant
 Job Title:  Accountant
 Position Type:  Full-Time
 Compensation/Salary:  $4,937.89 - $6,002.01 (Monthly)
 Job Code:  JAM4435
 Posted On:  26 Mar 2014
 Deadline:  April 14, 2014
 Company/Agency:  City of Vallejo-Human Resources Dept
 Job Category:  Admin-Budget-Financial
 Location:  Vallejo, CA 
 Job Web Site:
 Job Description
  Employees in this position lead and participate in the work of staff responsible for providing financial record keeping, reporting and cost accounting functions within the Finance Department; and perform a variety of professional accounting tasks relative to the assigned area of responsibility. Accountants may exercise functional and technical supervision over technical and clerical staff.

Minimun Qualifications Knowledge of:
Principles and procedures of financial record keeping and reporting in governmental accounting.
Accounting theory, principles and procedures and their application to a variety of accounts, transactions, and problems in a municipal government.
Basic principles of supervision and training.
Modern amd complex principles and practices of government accounting.
Pertinent Federal, State and local laws, codes and regulations.

Minimum Qualifications Ability to:
Lead and participate in the work of technical and clerical personnel.
Interpret and apply pertinent Federal, State, and local laws, rules, codes and regulations.
Analyze and interpret fiscal accounting records and prepare accurate and complete financial statements, reports and analyses.
Develope and implement accounting system modifications.
Prepare a wide variety of complex financial documents and reports.
Examine and verify a complex financial documents and reports.
Conduct sound audits of financial records.
Remain current in emerging office methods, practices, procedures and equipment.
Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work including City officals and the general public.

Two years of professional government accounting experience in a publc agency.

Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredtied college or university with major course work in accounting, finance or a related field.

More information and applications may be obtained and completed on-line at under
 Job Contact
 Contact Name:  Janet Thiessen  Primary Phone:  707-648-4636
 Title:  Personnel Analyst II  Fax:  707-648-5292
 Company/Agency:  City of Vallejo-Human Resources Dept  Email:
 Location:  Vallejo, CA  Contact Web Site: