Job Opportunity

Chief Accountant-Auditor
Madera County

Date Posted:

June 4, 2024


Under general direction of the Auditor-Controller or the Assistant Auditor-Controller, to plan, organize, coordinate and manage the general accounting functions of the Auditor-Controller’s Office, including the review of accounting records, transactions and proposals; manage and oversee the preparation of the County’s financial reports and statements; conducts audits of the accounting records to ensure the dependability of the data; develop, recommend and implement accounting policy and procedures; and perform related work as assigned.


Experience: Five (5) years of increasingly responsible accounting and/or auditing experience, with at least three (3) years of the experience in a governmental setting. Two (2) years of the experience must have been in a supervisory capacity. Training: Equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in accounting, finance, economics, business administration, or a related field. Additional professional level accounting and/or auditing experience may be substituted for the education on a year-for-year basis. License or Certificate: Possession of, or ability to obtain, certification as a Certified Public Accountant in the State of California or an advanced degree is highly desirable. Possession of, or ability to obtain by date of hire, a valid California Driver’s License.

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