Job: Senior Accountant
 Job Title:  Senior Accountant
 Position Type:  Full-Time
 Compensation/Salary:  $78,712.19 - $98,389.87
 Job Code:  JAX3691
 Posted On:  02 Nov 2012
 Deadline:  Open until filled
 Company/Agency:  Otay Water District
 Job Category:  Accntng-Audit-Controller
 Location:  Spring Valley, CA 
 Job Description
  The ideal candidate will be a self-starter with great attention to detail, have experience performing complex accounting and auditing functions; experience with financial statements, cost-benefit analysis, payroll and budget preparation.

Under general supervision of the Chief Financial Officer or the Finance Managers, performs professional accounting and auditing functions requiring independent judgment and interpretation of policy, established rules and regulations; performs more complex accounting, auditing, and analyzing functions of specialized accounts and records; performs a variety of internal audit functions for the District.

The Otay Water District offers excellent benefits, a balanced work/life environment and is a leader in the industry.

BENEFITS: Partial listing includes medical and dental 100% paid by the District for employee and 88% paid for dependents, paid leave including 14 holidays, life insurance, CalPERS Retirement (2.7@55), retirement health benefits, education reimbursement, and much more.

REQUIREMENTS: Five (5) years of professional accountant experience with duties involved in the analysis and reporting of financial transactions, including two years of auditing experience.

EDUCATION: Bachelor’ degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or a closely related field. An active or inactive certified Public Accountant (CPA) License.

APPLY IMMEDIATELY: Applications will be accepted until there are a sufficient number of highly qualified applicants from which to make a selection. However, for the earliest consideration, please submit your application materials by November 14, 2012. For information on application guidelines, please go to the Employment section of our website at

ABOUT OTAY WATER DISTRICT: The District is one of the fastest growing and most progressive water agencies in the region, now serving approximately 206,000 people in the rapidly expanding southeastern region of picturesque San Diego County. The District’s 125.5 square mile service area includes the communities of southern El Cajon, La Mesa, Rancho San Diego, Jamul, Spring Valley, Bonita, eastern Chula Vista, and the Otay Mesa area along the border with Mexico.
Located in Spring Valley, approximately 15 miles southeast of downtown San Diego, the District is close to all the cultural, educational, and recreational amenities of a large southern California metropolitan area without the daily congestion. The District employs 148 regular employees who are assigned to four major departments. The District takes pride in providing reliable, high-quality products, services, and support.
 Job Contact
 Contact Name:  Human Resources  Primary Phone:  619-670-2292
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 Company/Agency:  Otay Water District  Email: 
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