Accounting Manager

Accounting Manager
City of Willows - RGS Finance Department
 Willows, California
Job Description

Are you a senior professional in the field of finance and accounting looking for a leadership role in a local public sector agency? Are you a self-starter who excels at working with others in helping provide a community excellent service? And are you excited to help a team to grow and develop their skills? If so, the City of Willows would welcome your application to be the new Accounting Manager.

The Accounting Manager is responsible for the day-to-day activities of finance, payroll, annual budgeting, audit processes, including customer service. The position performs professional accounting duties in the preparation and analysis of financial reports and/or statements; develops accounting systems and analyzes financial records; plans, organizes and completes financial analysis and related studies; assists in the development of capital and operating budgets; supervises departmental staff; and advises the City Manager on all City financial matters. This position supervises personnel conducting the work of and participates in the finance, procurement, payroll, and administrative activities of the City; and performs other work as required.

Regional Government Services (RGS), and its staff, is conducting this recruitment for the City of Willows.

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Supplemental Information


The deadline to apply is February 8, 2021 before 11:59 PM PST. To be considered for this exciting opportunity, candidates should apply at:

Qualified candidates are invited to submit a Letter of Interest and a focused resume detailing their recent (within the past 10 years) experience and demonstrated career accomplishments relevant to this position along with their application.

Each candidate’s background will be evaluated on the basis of information submitted at the time of application, and qualified candidates will participate in a preliminary remote interview. Only the most qualified candidates will be invited to the next step in the selection process which may be a possible Assessment Center, Written Exercise and/or Oral Panel interview if held. Only the names of the most-qualified candidates who pass the all steps in the process will be submitted for consideration for final selection.

Neither Regional Government Services nor the City are responsible for failure of internet forms or email transmission in submitting your application. Candidates who require special assistance in any phase of the application or selection process should advise us by emailing

The City of Willows is an Equal Opportunity Employer