Principal Accountant I

Transfer | Location: Civic Center

contact information

Tonja Bellard

job description

Duties included, but are not limited to: Supervises the audit staff responsible for desk reviews and on-site fiscal reviews of subrecipients receiving Federal, State, and local grant funds; attends meetings with subrecipients and their staff before, during, and after site visits; reviews reports on the results of audit reviews and monitors recommended corrective actions; conducts and/or supervises audit staff performing internal audits of department operations to ensure compliance with proper internal controls and City policy and procedures; reviews and approves indirect cost rate proposals from subrecipients; provides technical assistance to departmental staff and subrecipient’s program and financial staff regarding regulations related to financial management standards, internal controls, and financial reporting requirements; other related duties.

How to apply

Applicants must submit a Departmental Application and updated résumé by email to

The subject line must read: “Pr Accountant Application” – then applicant’s first and last name. Incomplete and/or outdated versions of the departmental application. Comments such as “see résumé” will not be considered as a response. Must possess a valid California Class “C” driver’s license and maintain a good driving record during employment.