Jurupa Community Services District

Senior Accountant

Onsite - Jurupa Valley, CA
$75K - $100K Annually
Full-Time
Application Deadline: 7/31/24

Are you an experienced accounting professional looking for an exciting opportunity to elevate your career? We are searching for a meticulous and dedicated Senior Accountant to join our dynamic finance team. In this role, you will ensure the accuracy of our financial records, contribute to strategic financial planning, and support our District operations. If you are a proactive and committed accounting professional, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

SALARY RANGE $7,461 – $9,069 monthly

CLOSING DATE: 7/31/2024

JOB DESCRIPTION

Under the supervision of the Accounting Supervisor, performs advanced level professional accounting duties to maintain financial records supporting the administration of developer-funded projects; and to perform professional accounting duties involving the reporting of financial transactions and maintenance of financial records for District operations, programs and services.

  • Maintain a variety of accounts and general ledgers; prepare monthly fiscal reports relating to the progress of assigned accounts.
  • Prepare and post journal entries to record revenues, wire transfers, payment to assessment districts and correct expenditures.
  • Serve as a financial resource to various District departments; provide information regarding a variety of accounts, revenues and expenditures.
  • Audit account numbers and balance appropriations available for financial demands and purchase orders; review account balances and entries for errors; perform corrected journal entries.
  • Prepare all bank statement reconciliations.
  • Assist in the preparation of annual audits.
  • Perform professional accounting work.
  • Perform related duties and responsibilities as required.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

The right person for this role will possess the following credentials:

  • Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, public administration or a related field.
  • Any combination of education and/or experience that has provided the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary for acceptable job performance. Three to five years of increasingly responsible professional accounting experience.

LICENSES/CERTIFICATES

  • Possession of a certified public accountant (CPA) license is highly desirable.
  • Possession of a Class C California driver’s license and a satisfactory driving record.
  • Possession of or ability to obtain certification from District provided CPR/First Aid Training.

Recruiter Information:

Celeste Velasquez