Accounting Supervisor

Department/Agency of position: 
City of Sebastopol
Location of position: 
Sebastopol, CA
$7,432 – $9,033 Monthly
Date Posted: 
Thursday, June 13, 2019
Closing Date: 
Saturday, July 13, 2019
Job Description: 

The City of Sebastopol is searching for qualified, innovative, well-organized, and team-oriented candidates to apply for the exciting new position of Accounting Supervisor. Regional Government Services is conducting this recruitment for the City of Sebastopol.

The Position Under general direction of the Finance Director, the Accounting Supervisor plans, directs, and supervises the Accounting functions of the City, including general accounting, cash management, accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll and reporting, purchasing, cashiering, utility billing, business license, and other systems as assigned. The incumbent will supervise the technical and support staff of the department and perform professional level tasks in all assigned areas of responsibility, as well as provide highly responsible and complex assistance to the Finance Director.

Ideal Candidate Profile The ideal candidate will have extensive previous experience in public sector finance and leadership, be well- organized, innovative, detail-oriented, with strong interpersonal skills and a can-do attitude. The ideal candidate will be a proven leader that consistently demonstrates the ability to collaborate, to create and maintain a positive work environment, and to build and maintain cohesive working relationships that serve the goals and objectives of the City. The ideal candidate will exhibit superior analytical skills, sound judgment, attention to detail, and integrity. In addition, the candidate selected will be an outstanding verbal and written communicator who has strong presentation skills.

About the City The City of Sebastopol is a small semi-urban community located in Sonoma County, California. The City, incorporated in 1902, currently has a population of about 7,800 and serves the West County trade area population of about 50,000. The City of Sebastopol has a Council-Manager form of government, with five Council members elected at-large. The City has its own Police, Fire, and Public Works departments, as well as other City departments. With a very low crime rate, Sebastopol remains among the safest cities in northern California. To learn more about the City of Sebastopol go to

To Apply: To view the complete job announcement and to apply for this exciting opportunity, candidates should complete an online application and required supplemental questionnaire go to

The City of Sebastopol is an Equal Opportunity Employer