Accounting Manager
Monthly salary range: $6,821 to $8,706
(The district offers a generous benefit package).
Application deadline: Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Southgate Recreation & Park District is seeking a talented professional to fill the role of their Accounting Manager. This is a rewarding opportunity to join a team committed to providing recreation and park services to residents of South Sacramento, a socially, economically, and culturally diverse community.

The Accounting Manager will report to the Administration Manager, and perform responsible, professional level work in accounting, budget, finance, office management, and related business services. As a key member of the team, the incumbent in this position will be responsible for organizing and directing activities and operations of district accounting records, accounts payables, accounts receivables, purchasing, contracting, and payroll functions. The ideal candidate will possess the following knowledge, skills, abilities, traits, and competencies:

  • Knowledge of payroll laws, rules, regulations, practices, and procedures
  • Outstanding communication skills through written correspondence and reports as well as verbal presentations
  • The ability to effectively plan, organize, and direct accounting functions
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work and collaborate effectively with numerous stakeholders
  • A team player who can also work independently
  • Extensive knowledge of managing financial accounting systems
  • Excellent analytical and quantitative skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment
  • Knowledge of public contracting and procurement requirements
  • Strategic leadership abilities in managing staff and meeting the organization’s deadlines

Questions? Please contact:
Elizabeth Sandoval
CPS HR Consulting
Phone: (916) 471-3507

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