Senior Accountant

Building and Safety

Transfer | Location: Civic Center

Annual Salary

$83,144.16 - $121,521.60

contact information

Client Services III
(213) 482-6722

job description



Building and Safety: Resource Management Bureau


COMMENTS: The Los Angeles Department of Building and Safety (LADBS) has a transfer OR paygrade advancement opportunity for Senior Accountant in the LADBS Resource Management Bureau.


The position will serve in the Financial services Division, with duties and responsibilities that include, but are not limited to:


·       Supervising and directing the work of professional and clerical accounting personnel engaged in revenue collection;

·       Oversees the daily cash collection, reconciliation, distribution, and reclassification of revenues.

·       Serves as the liaison to Development Services Departments on revenue collection and is responsible for trouble-shooting problems in the Universal Cashiering System.

·       Reconciling all online payment collections and Office of Finance Cashwiz systems.

·       Managing inquiries/issues on cash receipting;

·       Reconciling LADBS fund balances with Controller accounts; and,

·       Preparing reports on the condition of LADBS funds and accounts and other related work.




·  Must be a current city employee with two (2) years of full-time paid professional accounting or financial auditing experience with the City of Los Angeles in a class at the level of Accountant.

How to apply

Applications will be reviewed and those individuals noted as the most qualified will be interviewed for consideration. Candidates must demonstrate past success at planning and supervising the work of professional and clerical accounting personnel, and possess excellent organizational and time-management skills.


A 5/40 or 9/80 work schedule is available.

The work location is 201 N. Figueroa Street, Suite 740, Los Angeles, CA 90012. Please submit a Departmental Application and Resume via email at For questions or additional information, please contact LADBS Personnel Services at (213) 482-6722. Open until a sufficient number of applications are received.