Posting Date:  11/19/2021
Job Title:  Accounting Manager
Salary:  $102,672 to $133,488
Entity:  City of Vancouver, Washington
Closing Date:  Open until filled. First resume review: Friday, December 10, 2021.


City of Vancouver, Washington

Accounting Manager
Annual salary range: $102,672 to $133,488
Application deadline: Open until filled.
First resume review: Friday, December 10, 2021.

The City of Vancouver is seeking an Accounting Manager to oversee the Accounting Division providing management of financial reporting, payroll and other account processes within the Finance Department. The ideal candidate will be experienced in the management of an agency ledger and in the preparation of financial statements. The position will require the ability to direct and coordinate the work plan for the Accounting Division team. This position provides an opportunity to work for a City that has been recognized near the top of the most Livable Cities list for 2021; providing a balanced combination of beautiful natural resources with a robust urban center.

Five (5) years of increasingly responsible experience in a management level accounting position, including two (2) years of administrative and supervisory responsibility required. A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in accounting, finance, economics, public administration, or a related field is expected. CPA is required within 24 months of employment.

With a population of over 180,000 residents, Vancouver, Washington sits on the north bank of the Columbia River directly across from Portland, Oregon. The Pacific Coast is less than 90 miles to the west and the Cascade Mountain Range rises on the east.

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To be considered, please submit a cover letter and resume to:

For more information contact:

Joanne Peterson
CPS HR Consulting

To view an online brochure for this position visit:
City of Vancouver website:

The City of Vancouver is an equal opportunity employer.


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