Accountant

Accountant
San Juan Water District
 Granite Bay, California
Job Description

The Accountant is part of the Finance team, reporting to the Director of Finance, responsible for planning, administering, and performing a variety of professional accounting, payroll, and fiscal functions; recording and reporting financial transactions of the District in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles; and reviewing accounting transactions for accuracy.

To be considered, candidates should be knowledgeable of generally accepted accounting principles and governmental accounting standards and practices, an understanding of the principles and financial administration including general ledger, accounts payable and accounts received and extensive knowledge and comfort with automated financial management systems, spreadsheets and related software. The qualifications include:

Education: Equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in accounting, business administration or closely related field.

Experience: Five years of increasingly responsible experience performing professional level accounting, payroll, financial reporting, cash management duties and utility billing.

Compensation and Benefits…

The salary range is $35.77 - $42.92 per hour, but is currently under review as part of a District wide Compensation Study. In addition, the District offers competitive benefits which include District contribution to CalPERS retirement, medical (100% of premium for most offered plans), dental and vision for employee and dependents; District paid life insurance; 12 paid days of sick leave; 12 paid holidays; and paid vacation depending on length of service. In addition, the District provides retiree health benefits with 50% of the premium paid with 10 years of service and an additional 5% with each year of service up to 100% with 20 years of service in CalPERS participating agencies.

Application Process…

To be considered for this position, please submit a District application, resume and cover letter, and three professional references to Shellie Anderson at Bryce Consulting. The position is open until filled with the first screening taking place at the close of business on May 20, 2022.

Shellie Anderson
Bryce Consulting, Inc.
Email: sanderson@bryceconsulting.com

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