Job: Accounting Supervisor
 Job Title:  Accounting Supervisor
 Position Type:  Full-Time
 Compensation/Salary:  113713.60
 Job Code:  JMT7351
 Posted On:  09 May 2018
 Deadline:  May 23, 2018
 Company/Agency:  Orange County Sanitation District
 Job Category:  Admin-Budget-Financial
 Location:  Fountain Valley, CA 
 Job Web Site:
 Job Description
What do you value in your next job?

At the Orange County Sanitation District our Core Values form the framework of our organization and reinforce our professional work ethic.

Honesty, Trust, & Respect
We aspire to the highest degree of integrity, honesty, trust, and respect in our interaction with each other, our suppliers, our customers, and our community.

Teamwork & Problem Solving
We strive to reach OCSD goals through cooperative efforts and collaboration with each other and our constituencies. We work to solve problems in a creative, cost-effective and safe manner, and we acknowledge team and individual efforts.

Leadership & Commitment
We lead by example, acknowledging the value of our resources and using them wisely and safely to achieve our objectives and goals. We are committed to act in the best interest of our employees, our organization, and our community.

Learning/Teaching - Talents, Skills and Abilities
We continuously develop ourselves, enhancing our talents, skills, and abilities, knowing that only through personal growth and development will we continue to progress as an agency and as individuals.

We seek to recognize, acknowledge and reward contributions to OCSD by our many talented employees.

If these values ring true with you, we invite you to explore our career opportunities further.

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OCSD is currently looking to fill the role of an Accounting Supervisor.

Under general direction, the Accounting Supervisor supervises, assigns, reviews, and participates in the work of staff responsible for professional and clerical accounting activities including accounts payable, accounts receivable, revenue program, cost accounting, fixed assets, payroll, general ledger maintenance, financial reporting, and budget preparation; ensures work quality and adherence to established policies and procedures; and performs the more technical and complex tasks relative to assigned area of responsibility.

Specifically, this person will ensure that month end financial reporting is completed within ten days of the following month; and will ensure timely preparation of quarterly financial reports and the comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR).

This individual will be responsible for coordinating the annual budget process and for preparation of the annual budget document. In addition, the Accounting Supervisor will provide oversight, work direction, and supervision for the Financial Management Division's Payroll Section.

Other duties will include responding to outside department requests on job cost status and other financial information; updating the District's cost allocation plan annually; hiring, mentoring, coaching, and evaluating staff; working with employees to set expectations, goals, and objectives; and working with staff to correct deficiencies.

Qualifications & Requirements:

Job Requirements
The successful candidate will possess a bachelor's degree from a college or university which is accredited by the US Department of Education, with major coursework in accounting, finance, business administration, or a related field; and six (6) years of increasingly responsible experience in accounting and financial management administration, including four (4) years at a level comparable to a Principal Accountant, or two (2) years of lead or supervisory experience.

See Principal Accountant class specification for additional details:

Knowledge of accepted accounting theory, principles and practices, good organizational skills, and good verbal and written communication skills are also required. In addition, the position requires analytical and computer skills, including proficiency with Microsoft Excel spreadsheets, databases, and Microsoft Word software.

Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid California Driver's License by time of appointment is also required.

Desired Certification & Experience
Possession of a CPA license is highly desirable in addition to experience with local government utilities, J.D. Edwards OneWorld financial information system, preparing a budget, overseeing or processing payroll, and preparing a comprehensive annual financial report for a medium to large size local government.

Recruitment & Selection Process:

Vacancies: 1

APPLICATION FILING DEADLINE: Wednesday, May 23, 2018, 5:00 P.M.

Applicants must apply online through the OCSD jobs website: OCSD only accepts applications submitted via our online application system. Resumes submitted via mail, fax or email will not be accepted.

Supplemental Information:

For the full range of duties, responsibilities, and essential job functions, please review the Classification Specification for this position found on the Class & Compensation page of our website.

Applicants must clearly demonstrate, through their application materials, that they meet the minimum requirements as outlined in the job announcement and class specification to receive further consideration. However, meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee an interview. All properly completed applications will be reviewed, and the most appropriately qualified individuals will be invited to continue in the selection process.

Employment is contingent upon successful completion of OCSD's pre-employment process, which includes a background investigation and a physical examination. For some positions this may include a drug screen. False statements may be cause for disqualification, removal from the eligible list, or discharge from employment. All statements made on applications are subject to investigation and verification.

OCSD only accepts applications submitted via our online application system. Resumes submitted via mail, fax or email will not be accepted.

The provisions of this announcement do not constitute an expressed or implied contract. Any provision contained in this announcement may be modified or revoked without notice.

 Job Contact
 Contact Name:  Denise Martinez  Primary Phone:  714 593 7161
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 Company/Agency:  Orange County Sanitation District  Email: 
 Location:  Fountain Valley, CA  Contact Web Site:  /