Department/Agency of position: 
City of Dubuque Finance and Budget Department
Location of position: 
Dubuque, IA
$47,424.00 – $61,921.00 Annually
Date Posted: 
Monday, March 11, 2019
Closing Date: 
Friday, March 22, 2019
Job Description: 

The City of Dubuque, Iowa (population 58,000) invites applications for the position of Accountant. The successful candidate will perform work of considerable difficulty in grant, capital project and general accounting and reporting. The successful candidate will possess experience in governmental accounting, preferably at the local government level; experience working with a diverse workforce; graduation from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Accounting; possession of a CPA certification is preferred; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the essential knowledge, skills and abilities. The successful candidate will demonstrate an ability to follow a management philosophy that is input oriented and values equity, problem solving and the development of partnerships, and a desire to be part of an organization that values service, people, integrity, responsibility, innovation and teamwork. The City offers an annual salary range of $47,424 to $61,921, and an attractive benefit package. Please submit a request for a Civil Service Entrance Examination Packet to the City of Dubuque Personnel Office, City Hall, 50 West 13th Street, Dubuque, Iowa 52001-4864 by 5:00 p.m. on March 22,

  1. The Personnel Office may be contacted at 563-589-4125 or The job description and benefit summary are available at Women, minorities, veterans and qualified persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. EOE.