Chief of Financial Reporting and Control

Chief of Financial Reporting and Control
County of Sacramento - Department of Finance, Auditor-Controller Division
 Sacramento, California
Job Description

Chief of Financial Reporting and Control

Exam # 27717-22-O

Under general direction, directs, manages, supervises, and coordinates the activities and operations of County-wide financial reporting and information systems control within the Department of Finance, Auditor-Controller Division; including payroll, payment services, systems control and/or accounting operations; and coordinates assigned activities with other divisions, departments, outside agencies, and the general public.


  • A Bachelor's Degree, or higher, from an accredited college or university in Accounting or Business Administration with a concentration in Accountancy.


  • Six years of full-time paid professional public, management, and government accounting/auditing experience, which must include three years' experience: 1) managing professional accounting and/or auditing staff responsible for public, management, and/or government accounting/auditing, and/or related fiscal work; and 2) managing the preparation of government financial statements or managing the audit of government financial statements.

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