The Town of Bowling Green, VA, (1,400 population) located ten mile east of I-95 between Fredericksburg and Richmond, seeks an experienced finance professional to join our team. The Town Treasurer is responsible for exercising considerable independent judgment and initiative in managing the fiscal operations of the Town. Work involves managing the accounting system; disbursement and accounting of municipal funds; accounts payable; accounts receivable; preparation and maintenance of payroll; preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual reports; working with staff and town council in preparation of operating and capital budgets; managing town revenues; assisting auditors during the annual audit; preparing budget amendments and journal entries; providing financial administration of grants and awards, including interpretation of award documents and compliance with terms of awards; preparing and submitting various federal, state, and other reports in a timely manner; attending meetings and providing presentations and reports to town council regarding the financial condition of town. A thorough knowledge of municipal accounting and budgeting in compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) established by the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) is required. This senior-level position reports to the Town Manager. The position supervises the Deputy Treasurer and related staff.
Requirements include a minimum of 2 years of experience in a senior-level local government accounting position and a bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or related field preferred; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience with Word, Excel, Bright (highly preferred), Keystone, as well as other governmental accounting software is beneficial. Previous supervisory experience highly desired.
Excellent benefits for full-time employees including paid vacation, paid sick leave and health insurance (including dental and vision); and the Virginia Retirement System.
The position will remain open until filled.
The salary range is negotiable, depending on experience and applicable job qualifications.
Interested candidates must submit application, letter of interest, and resume to email@example.com or by mail to Town of Bowling Green, VA,117 Butler Street. P.O. Box 468, Bowling Green, Virginia 22427.