City of Richmond

Are you a professional in the field of Finance and Accounting? Are you a self-starter who excels at working with others to provide excellent and strategic accounting services in preparing financial reports that can provide important insights for key stakeholders? Are you excited to work with a dynamic team? If so, the City of Richmond welcomes your application!

Regional Government Services and its staff are conducting the recruitment on behalf of the City of Richmond.

Salary: $85,896 – $103,844 Annually


The Senior Accountant, under general direction, performs difficult and complex work in accounting and related aspects of financial management, provides lead and technical direction to subordinate accountants and accounting assistants and performs related work as required. Incumbents in this role are primarily responsible for the accounting, cost control, and accounting systems functions. Provides grant administration financial and accounting support. This is a working supervisor position where incumbents must work at the full journeyman level and provide lead direction to lower-level employees.


Any combination of education, experience, and training equivalent to graduation from an accredited four-year college or university in a major that can be directly related to the knowledge and ability requirements AND three years of professional accounting experience that would demonstrate the application of the knowledge and abilities listed as minimum qualifications. A master’s degree with significant coursework in accounting, finance, business administration, and/or experience with grants administration accounting are desirable.


To be considered for this exciting opportunity apply via the link below by December 11, 2022:

Application – Qualified candidates are required to submit a Letter of Interest and a focused resume detailing their recent (within the past 10 years) experience and demonstrated career accomplishments relevant to this position along with their application.

Candidates who may require special assistance in any phase of the application or selection process should advise us by emailing

The City of Richmond is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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