Accounting Supervisor | City of Geneva

Posted on Jul 23, 2020 and open until Aug 16, 2020.

The City of Geneva is accepting applications for the position of Accounting Supervisor. This full-time position reports directly to the Finance Director and is responsible for a wide variety of finance and accounting related functions. The Accounting Supervisor plays a key role in the organization, working closely with the Finance Director to develop and implement short and long-term financial strategies. Applicants should have knowledge of municipal finance, be highly motivated, and ready for the next step in their career.

This position is responsible for the full range of public finance and accounting functions, including maintaining the general ledger, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable and Utility Billing. Additional duties include reviewing the daily revenue batch, completion of monthly account and bank reconciliations, preparation and review of journal entries, preparing audit paperwork, assisting in development of the City's annual budget, and evaluating controls. This position has supervisory responsibilities. The Accounting Supervisor routinely attends bid openings, reviews internal controls, analyzes balance sheet accounts, and prepares monthly budget reports.

Requirements for the position include a Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or related business field, and three years of progressively responsible experience in governmental accounting, or any combination of education, training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the essential functions of the job. CPA and experience with Tyler’s New World software is desired but not required. Salary range for this position is $82,328 to $119,375. Anticipated hiring range up to $91,590 depending on qualifications, experience, and professional achievement. The City provides an outstanding benefit package.

City of Geneva


15 S. First St.
GenevaIL  60134
United States

How to apply

To apply send a completed application, three professional references, a cover letter and resume to: Human Resources, City of Geneva, 22 S First St., Geneva, IL 60134, or via email at no later than 11 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 16, 2020. Resumes will not be accepted without a completed application, which is available at

City of Geneva
Accounting Supervisor
Geneva, IL

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