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One of the CSAC EIA’s greatest assets is its staff. EIA employees are smart, creative, hard working, and passionate individuals working in areas ranging from loss prevention, claims administration, information technology, accounting, and risk pool administration. Working here requires energy, commitment, and teamwork. At the same time, we offer a great work environment built upon our Core Values of People, Families, Trust, Integrity, and Growth. We are looking for an individual who shares these values to join the EIA team.

About CSAC Excess Insurance Authority
The EIA is a joint powers authority of California public entities, which was established in 1979 to provide insurance and risk management services to California’s counties. Since then, our membership has expanded beyond the counties to include numerous other public agencies such as cities, schools, joint powers authorities, fire districts, etc.

The EIA operates various risk-sharing pools, which provide insurance and risk management services to its members for lines of business including workers’ compensation, general liability, property, medical malpractice, and employee benefits.

About the Position
Under general direction of the Supervising Senior Accountant, the Accountant will be responsible for all accounting functions of the CSAC Excess Insurance Authority. The Accountant position requires broad accounting experience within all facets of accounting including accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, general ledger and internal and external financial reporting. The Accountant will participate in the preparation and monitoring of the Authority's budget and financial statements; participate in the Authority's treasury functions and investments; assist with the development and maintenance of the Authority’s system of internal controls and fiscal policies; assist the HR Manager with payroll; as well as related duties as required. A valid California Driver’s license is required. Some travel is required.

Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate will have knowledge and experience with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and Governmental Accounting Standards Board pronouncements, principles of internal accounting and control procedures, and principles of business administration and public finance. They will have the ability to research, collect, analyze, and audit information and data related to business, financial, and/or accounting matters; communicate effectively, verbally and in writing, with various sized groups; and establish and maintain effective working relationships and good public relations with employees, agencies, members, and the general public.

The ideal candidate will also have at least three years of increasing responsible work experience in accounting and business administration. A Bachelor’s Degree is desired, but not required.

Physical Requirements
Physical requirements of this position typically include: reaching, grasping, talking, hearing, seeing, repetitive motions, exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or negligible amount of force constantly to move.

Licensing Requirements
A valid California Driver’s license is required. Proof of auto insurance with no exclusion for business use is required.
Salary and Benefits
The salary range for this position is $4,672 to $5,606 per month. Salary is depended on experience and qualifications. A generous benefit package is provided including Public Employees Retirement System (PERS) health benefits, dental, vision, long-term disability, life insurance, PERS retirement, deferred compensation program, sick leave, vacation leave, and section 125 cafeteria benefits. EIA employees do not pay into Social Security except for the Medicare portion of the cost.

Application Procedure
Interested persons must submit a resume and a completed application packet to the Human Resources Manager at CSAC Excess Insurance Authority by 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 19, 2020. Please visit our website at to obtain an application.

Final Filing Date: 
Wednesday, February 19, 2020 - 4:00pm
CSAC Excess Insurance Authority
Contact Phone: 
(916) 850-7300