Accountant

Accountant
City of Hesperia Finance Department
 Hesperia, California
Job Description

FINAL FILING DATE: THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2021 AT 5:30 P.M

Duties:

The Accountant is a non-represented general position responsible for a wide array of higher-level accounting functions, in support of the general ledger for all funds and purchasing functions, reconciliation of agency bank accounts, and preparation and maintenance of financial accounting and statistical reports and records. This classification requires a high degree of independent judgment and a thorough knowledge of City and departmental functions, policies, and procedures and performs other related and peripheral duties as required and necessary for the successful performance of this job.

Qualifications:

Any combination of education and experience that has provided the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary for an Accountant. A typical way of obtaining the required qualifications is to possess a Bachelor’s degree in accounting or a related field, the equivalent of three (3) years of directly related experience in accounting, and a high school diploma or GED.

Please visit the Employment page at http://www.cityofhesperia.us/266/Employment-Opportunities to view full job description and expanded list of qualifications

To Apply:

Interested applicants are required to submit a City application, cover letter, and resume using the online employment application system. This application can be accessed from the City’s website at www.cityofhesperia.us. All applications will be screened and only those candidates who best match the needs of the City will be invited to compete further in the selection process.

Based on the qualifications from this recruitment’s applicant pool, the City will exercise its discretion to determine the weight of testing (100%, pass/fail, or a conversion 40%-60%). Testing may include a written, interview, and/or assessment examination. Applicants will receive notification regarding recruitment status within three (3) weeks of final filing date.

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