Accounting Supervisor Job at Rio Vista, Solano County, California

Accounting Supervisor

City of Rio Vista , California

Job Information 



Mid Level


$6,393.00 - $7,770.00 Monthly

Application Deadline 

Until filled

No Application Deadline

Recruitment Type 

Open Competitive


The City of Rio Vista is currently accepting applications for the position of Accounting Supervisor.

Under the general supervision of the Finance Director, performs a variety of technical and administrative accounting work and applies accounting principles and methods in maintaining the fiscal records and systems of the City. Duties include responsibility for all accounting functions including maintaining subsidiary and general ledgers, auditing and internal controls, analyzing financial position, preparing budgets, recording fixed assets, reconciling accounting records, reviewing journal payment vouchers, reviewing and auditing payroll, managing accounts receivable and payable, and other related accounting work. This position makes recommendations, develops policies and procedures, and participates in development and implementation of accounting systems, internal control systems and other processes using the City’s financial management software. The Accounting Supervisor supervises accounting technical and clerical staff. This position is designated as Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) Exempt.

Education and/or Experience:

Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, business or public administration, and four (4) years of accounting or municipal finance experience. Public agency experience and a master’s degree in finance, accounting, public or business administration or a CPA is highly desirable.

Compensation & Benefits:

The City of Rio Vista provides an excellent total compensation and benefits package with a 9/80 work schedule. Benefits for this position according to its representation unit, OPEIU, Local 29 Mid-Management Employee, listed below:

  • Monthly Base Salary: $6,393–7,770
  • Health/Medical Benefits: Medical through CalPERS, 90% employer paid, employee contributes 10% of the monthly cost of their selected medical plan.
  • Dental, Vision & Life:City paid dental, vision and life insurance plans.
  • Retirement: The City contracts with California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS), Classic Member: 2% at 55 formula. New Pers Member (PEPRA) 2% at 62 as per AB 340. The City participates in Social Security.
  • Administrative Leave & Vacation: 60 hours per year of administrative leave. 12 days paid vacation for the first three years of service, maximum 25 days annually after 20 years of service.
  • Holidays: 13 paid holidays and 2 paid floating holidays per year.
  • Sick Leave: Accrued at the rate of 8 hours per month.

Detailed benefits information is available on the City’s website at under the Human Resources Department menu.

Final filing date: To be considered for the exciting opportunity, a completed Employment Application must be received by the City. This position will remain open until filled or until a significant number of applicants are received. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply early as this position will close without notice. A City of Rio Vista Application may be obtained online at RESUMES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED IN LIEU OF COMPLETED APPLICATION BUT MAY BE ATTACHED.


All properly completed applications will be reviewed for minimum qualifications and only the most qualified individuals will be invited to continue in the selection process. The selection process may consist of the following components: practical exercise, oral interview and finalist interview. Prospective employee will undergo, and must successfully pass, a background reference check (including fingerprinting), physical examination and drug screen. Must show proof of United States (US) citizenship or authorization to work in the US.



1 Main St

Rio Vista, CA 94571