Accounting Supervisor

Accounting Supervisor
City of Murrieta
 Murrieta, California
Job Description

The City of Murrieta is accepting applications for the position of Accounting Supervisor to fill one (1) current vacancy in out Finance Department. The eligibility list established may be used to fill upcoming vacancies within this classification for up to one (1) year.


Under direction, plans, directs, and participates in the daily operations and activities of a variety of accounting functions. Supervises and directs employees engaged in the preparation, processing, and maintenance of financial and statistical records. Perform complex accounting work; coordinate assigned activities with other departments, and performs related work as required.


Any combination of training and experience that would provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities is qualifying.

A typical way to obtain the required qualifications would be:

  • Equivalent to a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in accounting or a related field


  • Three (3) years of increasingly responsible experience in accounting or a related field including some supervisory or leadwork experience


  • Experience in government accounting


  • Possession of, or ability to obtain and maintain, a valid California Driver's License or other means that would allow for the ability to commute to meetings, conduct site visits, and attend other special events throughout the county, may be required at the time of hire