Accountant, City of Auburn Hills

Published Nov 7, 2023

The City of Auburn Hills is currently accepting applicants for the position of Accountant. This position, under the general direction of the Finance Director/Treasurer; prepares and analyzes complex financial reports; ability to maintain efficient and effective financial systems and procedures; ability to accurately account for city funds.

This position requires knowledge of accounting theory, principles, and practices (governmental preferred); knowledge of internal control procedures and management information systems; working knowledge of office automation and computerized financial applications; knowledge of public finance and fiscal planning; working knowledge of payroll and accounts payable functions; knowledge of budgetary, accounting and reporting systems, GAAFR, GAAP and GASB. Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a degree in accounting (preferred) or, finance, or business administration, and two years of progressively more responsible financial accounting work, governmental accounting experience preferred or any equivalent combination of education and experience. An associate degree with adequate experience is also desirable. Salary range is $56,870 – 68,386 DOQ.

Send resume and City Application to: City of Auburn Hills, Attn: Human Resources Manager, 1827 N. Squirrel Road Auburn Hills, MI  48326. Applications may be obtained online at  

Here is a link to the complete job description.

This position is open until filled.