Position Type:  Full-Time
 Compensation/Salary:  $64,836.00 - $82,692.00 Annually
 Job Code:  JSG6767
 Posted On:  10 Aug 2017
 Deadline:  Continuous
 Company/Agency:  Riverside Public Utilities
 Job Category:  Accntng-Audit-Controller
 Location:  Riverside, CA 
 Job Web Site:
 Job Description
The City of Riverside, Public Utilities Department is currently recruiting for a Senior Accountant to fill one existing vacancy in their Finance Division. This recruitment will be used to fill the current vacancy and establish an eligibility list for future vacancies.
This position requires advanced professional accounting work in the maintenance and review of fiscal records and preparation of financial reports for the Public Utilities Department. Work involves performance of advanced accounting duties, in the maintenance of complex, computerized accounting records. Work requires the application of professional accounting techniques to a variety of problems, considerable judgment in allocating charges and credits to proper accounts, and in the preparation of standard and special reports. Employee exercises independent judgment in the interpretation of procedures and regulations under general supervision; may supervise clerical and subordinate accounting personnel; and to do related work as required.
Work Performed
Typical duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Maintain general and subsidiary ledger controls.
• Analyze, verify and reconcile general ledger accounts.
• Supervise and coordinate general ledger entries.
• Review and analyze contracts and/or leases made by the city to outside sources; verify contractors and/or lessee's fulfillment of contractual obligations.
• Assist in detailed preparation of annual financial and statistical reports.
• Assist in the development and implementation of special computer programs for accounting applications.
• Prepare a variety of monthly and quarterly financial reports.
• Assist in budget preparation.
• Assist in developing new and modifying accounting procedures.
• Coordinate accounting related activities with other city departments, divisions and sections.
• Supervise, train, and evaluate subordinate clerical and accounting personnel.
• May conduct financial audits.
Education: Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major work in accounting or business administration.

Experience: Three years’ experience in governmental or commercial accounting preferably including one year in a supervisory capacity.

Necessary Special Requirement:
Possession of an appropriate, valid class
 Job Contact
 Contact Name:  Laura Nomura  Primary Phone:  951-826-5492
 Title:  Assistant General Manager/CFO  Fax: 
 Company/Agency:  Riverside Public Utilities  Email:
 Location:  Riverside, CA  Contact Web Site: