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Finance Manager

Company: Fort Vancouver Regional Library District
Location: Vancouver
Posted on: May 15, 2022

Job Description:

At FVRLibraries we strive to strengthen our communities through knowledge, creativity and experiences! We have over 15 locations and 2 bookmobiles with a service area of over 4,200 square miles across a number of cities within Clark, Skamania and Klickitat counties. This position works at our Operations Center in Vancouver, WA supporting over 250 employees throughout our district. This is a great opportunity for candidates that value collaboration, innovation and want to work for an organization that makes a positive impact on our community. The following information is an overview of the position. Please click on the attached job description for more details.
Position Summary
The Finance Manager is responsible for the oversight and management of all financial aspects of the library district, including financial reports, budget management, payroll, accounts receivable and payable, and cash flow. This position prepares all financial statements, and interfaces with all departments. As a member of the Executive Director's team, the Finance Manager helps ensure that the Finance and Accounting Department is an integral part of organizational decision making processes and supports the Districts' strategic plan. The Finance Manager serves as the primary point of contact with the State Auditor, county treasurers and any vendors that interface with the software for this department. This position supervises the Finance Coordinator, the Payroll Specialist and the Accounting Specialist.
Compensation & Benefits
This position earns between $77,600 and $116,400 per year. We are willing to consider a higher starting wage for candidates who exceed the minimum qualifications for the position.
We have an excellent benefit package. FVRLibraries covers 90-95% of full-time employees' health insurance premium cost and 90-100% of dental insurance premium costs. In addition we provide employees with Life Insurance, AD&D and Long Term Disability Insurance at no cost to the employee. Employees have the ability to enroll in additional, voluntary insurance plans.
Our employees enjoy 12 paid holidays throughout the year. Full time employees accrue 8 hours of sick leave per month. The initial vacation leave accrual is 11 hours per month; this increases over time based on years of employment. We also offer other types of paid time off for situations such as jury duty, bereavement leave, inclement weather and more.
Education & Experience
To be considered for this opportunity, candidates must meet the following:
Five to eight years of experience in Finance working for a government entity or municipal corporation. Experience in Washington State is preferred.
Five years of experience as a manager or department director for the financial services of a public or government entity, including, but not limited to budgeting administration and managing information system activities related to accounting and payroll.
Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, business or related field of study required or equivalent.
Certified Public Accountant (CPA) License and/or Certified Public Financial Officer designation is desired.

FVRL values diverse perspectives and life experiences. We encourage people of all backgrounds to apply, including veterans, those with disabilities, persons of color, immigrants, refugees, or those who identify as LGBTQIA+. FVRL is committed to being equitable and fair in providing access to opportunities for all.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to apply for this position or to perform essential functions of this position. If you require reasonable accommodation in completing any pre-employment testing, interviews or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please direct your inquiries to


Keywords: Fort Vancouver Regional Library District, Vancouver , Finance Manager, Accounting, Auditing , Vancouver, Washington

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