Job: Senior Accountant
 Job Title:  Senior Accountant
 Position Type:  Full-Time
 Compensation/Salary:  $6,106.00 - $8,469.58 / Monthly
 Job Code:  JKI3677
 Posted On:  25 Oct 2012
 Deadline:  11/08/12 5:00 p.m.
 Company/Agency:  City of Santa Cruz
 Job Category:  Accntng-Audit-Controller
 Location:  Santa Cruz, CA 
 Job Web Site:
 Job Description
  SENIOR ACCOUNTANT ($6,106.00 - $8,469.58 / Monthly) This recruitment is for two new Senior Accountant positions within the Finance Department; one primarily focused on supporting Economic Development and Successor Agency responsibilities; and the second primarily to supervise Accountant II/I positions and assist in the development of the City’s budget.

Manages, oversees, reviews, and performs complex accounting activities of the City; plans, assigns and reviews the work of subordinates performing professional accounting duties in the Finance Department; performs advanced and complex professional accounting work; assists in the development and maintenance of the City’s annual budget; assists in the preparation and submission of financial reports requiring comprehensive knowledge of the City’s financial functions, municipal accounting, and automated municipal accounting systems; acts as a resource for staff on accounting practices and procedures and the City’s computer-based financial system; provides assistance to the Finance Director, Assistant Finance Director and/or the Finance Managers in a variety of fiscal management assignments; and performs related duties as assigned. Typical qualifying experience: A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, or a related field; and three years of professional accounting experience, including two years of experience performing governmental accounting.

To apply, submit completed City of Santa Cruz application form and response to supplemental questions. Submit by 11/8/12. Maximum pay indicated above includes longevity premium

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City of Santa Cruz Human Resources Division, (831) 420-5040, EOE/ADA,

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City of Santa Cruz Human Resources Division
809 Center St., Room 6, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 420-5040
 Job Contact
 Contact Name:  Kathy Stagnaro  Primary Phone:  831-420-5040
 Title:   Fax:  831-420-5041
 Company/Agency:  City of Santa Cruz  Email:
 Location:  Santa Cruz, CA  Contact Web Site: