Accounting Manager

Department/Agency of position: 
City of Stockton Human Resources Department
Location of position: 
Stockton, CA
$87,966.00 – $112,950.12 Annually
Date Posted: 
Monday, January 29, 2018
Closing Date: 
Friday, February 9, 2018
Job Description: 

The City of Stockton's Administrative Services Department is currently recruiting for an Accounting Manager. The ideal candidate is a proven leader of professional accounting staff in the delivery of accurate and timely financial activities. This person should possess extensive experience in implementing and administering applicable government accounting standards and pronouncements. Additionally, the candidate should be able to distill complex financial concepts into understandable terms, maintain functional aspects of a financial computer system, provide accurate financial reports, place the highest value on community needs and ethical standards, and enjoy working in a close-knit team environment. This position depends heavily on the ability to develop trusting personal relationships between department staff and community members. The incumbent in these position works a City of Stockton 9/80 schedule: 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays; 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Minimum Qualifications: Equivalent to graduation from a four-year college or university with major course work in accounting, finance, business administration, or a closely related field, and two years of lead or supervisory experience over a general accounting function. Experience in a public agency or governmental setting is desirable. Under direction, plans, organizes and administers the work of the Accounting Unit of the City Administrative Services Department; performs related work as assigned.

APPLY BY: 5:00 p.m., Friday, February 9, 2018. For requirements and detailed information go to: or visit the City of Stockton’s HR Dept., located at 400 E. Main St, 3rd Floor, Stockton, CA 95202. 209-937-8233. EOE