Accountant II

Department/Agency of position: 
City of San Leandro Finance Department
Location of position: 
San Leandro, CA
$6,757 – $8,213 monthly
Date Posted: 
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Closing Date: 
Friday, December 15, 2017
Job Description: 

The City of San Leandro, CA is currently recruiting for a seasoned Accountant II. The ideal candidate will have governmental accounting experience that includes implementing new Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) pronouncements, preparing and reviewing the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR), serving as the point of contact during audits, and assisting in the development of the City’s budget (approximately $198.6M). The successful candidate will be adept at managing time and priorities in order to meet strict and recurring deadlines. S/he must be committed to communicating effectively and cultivating successful working relationships with internal and external customers.

Minimum requirements for the position include a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university majoring in accounting or finance, as well as a minimum of two years of increasingly responsible experience in accounting and/or financial management. Licensure as a certified public accountant is desirable.

To view the entire job announcement and to apply for this exciting opportunity, please visit the City’s website at

First review of applications: December 21, 2017