Controller - Treasurer

Department/Agency of position: 
County of Santa Clara Controller-Treasurer Department
Location of position: 
San Jose, CA
$179,620 – $230,493 Annually DOE
Date Posted: 
Tuesday, January 8, 2019
Closing Date: 
Friday, February 15, 2019
Job Description: 

The Controller-Treasurer is responsible for the planning, directing, reviewing and managing functions and staff responsible for performing general accounting, budgetary control, fiscal administrative work and the treasury functions for the County of Santa Clara. Often described as the Chief Accounting Officer, this executive management position reports to the Finance Agency Director.

The Controller-Treasurer's primary function is to develop an organization and a system of accounts, policies, records, and procedures that will provide data that can be analyzed and interpreted for the benefit of all functional executives in making financial decisions to achieve the goals and objectives of the County.

The necessary knowledge and abilities would normally be acquired through training and experience equivalent to graduation from an accredited college or university with major work in accounting or a related field and four years of responsible experience in the administration of a complex financial, accounting or auditing unit. CPA Certificate is desirable.

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If you have any questions regarding this position, contact Quynh Truong, Executive Services at (408) 299-5701. EOE