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Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG) is seeking a hands-on leader and manager with a “big picture” vision and the proven ability to identify solutions for business problems to fill the position of Manager of Accounting.The Manager of Accounting will be a self-starter who possesses excellent communication, organizational, problem-solving skills. Under general direction of the Chief Financial Officer, the Manager of Accounting will assume full responsibility for the Accounting Department consisting of eight full-time employees, and be responsible for: external audit administration and financial reporting; general ledger maintenance; in-house payroll and tax reporting: grant billing and accounts receivable; accounts payable and other Accounting tasks. The Manager of Accounting will collaborate with other Finance Managers to pioneer best practices and streamline Finance processes to support Agency activities. It is crucial that the Manager of Accounting possess good judgment and decision-making skills, excellent communication skills, and a customer-service orientation to serve as a resource to all SCAG departments.