County of Sonoma

Santa Rosa , CA
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Senior Accounting Specialist

County of Sonoma
SANTA ROSA, CA Full time
Posted on August 25, 2017


Salary $45,916.64 - $55,809.59 Annually

Closing Tuesday 9/19/2017


Become a Senior Accounting Specialist With the County of Sonoma! 

Starting Salary Up to $26.74/Hr.*

Positions are Currently Available in the Sheriff's Office,
Transportation and Public Works, Human Resources, and Health Services!

What Makes Sonoma County a Great Choice

In addition to generous starting pay, expansive opportunities for growth and development, being part of a challenging and rewarding work environment that offers continuous training and education, and the satisfaction of knowing that you are working to better the communities of our region, you can look forward to some excellent benefits.

As a Senior Accounting Specialist

You will be responsible for the maintenance and review of financial and statistical records, and provide lead direction to clerical accounting personnel. Using independent judgment and discretion when conferring with staff, management, and representatives of other departments and agencies, you will exercise detailed subject matter knowledge of bookkeeping activities and specialize in maintaining complex financial records and transactions. As a lead, you may also train employees, assist in the evaluation of their performance, and may participate in the new hire selection process. Ideal candidates will possess:

  • Prior bookkeeping and accounts payable and receivable experience
  • The ability to accurately and timely prepare and maintain financial transactions in a timely fashion
  • Attention to detail and a capacity to focus on correctly completing tasks and projects in a fast-paced work environment, with frequent interruptions
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to pleasantly and effectively interact with employees, managers, and other agency personnel
  • Knowledge of and experience using Access, Excel, Outlook, Word, and financial software

 For more information & to apply online, visit  or call 707-565-2331