Account Clerk for the City and County of San Francisco


The City and County of San Francisco is currently hiring for the position of Account Clerk.

Under general supervision, the Account Clerk performs routine bookkeeping and financial record keeping operations within complex accounting systems. Essential functions include: posting, adjusting and balancing entries to ledgers; verifying the correctness of accounting documents by comparing postings to source documents and checking calculations for accuracy.


Six (6) months (equivalent to 1,000 hours) of verifiable experience processing financial and accounting matters (e.g. cost records, deposits, expenditures, allocations), bookkeeping, and/or financial record keeping. Such experience typically includes verifying correctness of financial documents; maintaining expenditure records and reconciling subsidiary accounts

Substitution of Experience: 15 semester units (or equivalent quarter units) of coursework from an accredited college or university with a minimum of 6 semester units (or equivalent quarter units) in accounting may be substituted for the required experience as described above.

Apply online at City and County of San Francisco – Department of Human Resources