City of Redondo Beach-Program Coordinator (Part-Time): Finance Department

9/9/2019 9:27:56 PM 220


Depends on Qualifications

Location City Hall, 415 Diamond Street, Redondo Beach, 90277, CA

90277, CA

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Closing date and time

9/29/2019 at 11:59 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada); Tijuana


Under the direction of a supervisor, this position is responsible for administrative and paraprofessional duties.

The current opening for this position is with our Finance Department. This position will primarily perform payroll and finance functions and tasks. 

This is a part-time, at-will position that is not eligible for City benefits. Only those applicants in which the department is interested will receive further contact after application submission.

Applications will be accepted through midnight on Sunday, September 29, 2019.


Sample duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Inputting and reviewing the accuracy of time cards
  • Preparing, reviewing and proofreading various records
  • Preparing and calculating taxes, payroll deductions, retroactive pay, and overtime
  • Printing payroll checks
  • Coordinating wage levies and assignments with other governmental agencies
  • Preparing and submitting payroll files to the retirement system
  • Making payroll adjustments and resolving payroll issues
  • Preparing memos and letters for both internal and external correspondence
  • Coordinating with other City departments on payroll-related issues
  • Delivering outstanding internal and external customer service solving problems and communicating effectively with the public and fellow employees
  • Conducting duties, responsibilities, tasks and assignments with a constructive, cooperative, positive, professional attitude and demeanor
  • Supporting the City's mission, goals, policies and objectives
  • Supporting the City's corporate values of: openness and honesty; integrity and ethics; accountability; outstanding customer service; teamwork; excellence; and fiscal responsibility
  • Performing other related duties as required


This position requires:
Knowledge of: Payroll processing and record-keeping; computerized payroll systems; spelling, grammar and punctuation; and mathematical computations.

The ability to: Analyze payroll data; use modern office equipment, including a computer and a calculator; and work independently.

The following skills and/or abilities: Computer literacy with knowledge in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint; ability to communicate using email programs; understanding and adherence to City policies for information technology; sound decision making skills; critical thinking ability; problem solving and innovation skills; drive for results; analytic skills; interpersonal, customer service and diplomatic skills; ethical conduct; proven top performance.

Education and experience: The position requires graduation from high school or a GED. Payroll, bookkeeping, and/or accounting experience is highly desirable. Knowledge of local government payroll is desirable.


The pay for the Program Coordinator position ranges from $14.00/hour - $50.00/hour, depending on experience and qualifications.

The selection process may include but is not limited to: application review and evaluation, written examination, performance test and interview. All employment offers made by the City are contingent upon establishing proof of a prospective candidate's legal authorization to work in the United States and successfully passing all components of the pre-employment process, such as: reference check, background investigation, fingerprint criminal history check, post-offer drug test, post-offer psychological and post-offer medical examination, the cost of which will be borne by the City.

Candidates must fill out the employment application and supplemental questions completely and accurately. Incomplete applications, including references to "see resume", are considered incomplete and will be disqualified.

The City of Redondo Beach is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The City will provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. Candidates with a disability who may need accommodation during the selection process must notify the Human Resources Department at least five (5) business days in advance of the test date.

Note: The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an expressed or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice.

City of Redondo Beach
415 Diamond Street

Redondo Beach, California, 90277