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Project Administrative Assistant

The Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission (TJPDC) in Charlottesville, VA seeks an experienced full-time Project Administrative Assistant to join our team to assist in the administration of TJPDC’s three-year $288 million Virginia Telecommunications Initiative to expand broadband across 13 counties in Central Virginia.

Regional Transportation Planner

The Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission (TJPDC) seeks a full-time regional transportation planner to join our innovative planning staff. This position plays an important role in fulfilling the agency’s mission to serve our local governments by providing regional vision, collaborative leadership, and professional service to develop effective solutions. Successful applicants will hold the values of professionalism, integrity, accountability, and transparency and will lead and support various projects in an environment where continued professional growth is strongly encouraged. Candidates should be adept at ‘learning as you lead’ and have strong organizational, time management, and interpersonal skills.

Regional Housing and Community Development Grants Manager

The Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission (TJPDC) seeks a qualified applicant for a full-time Regional Housing and Community Development Grants Manager to join our team. The Housing and Community Development Grants Manager provides administrative and financial management of the federal HOME, Housing Preservation Grant (HPG), and HOME-ARP programs.

This position plays an important role in fulfilling the agency’s mission to serve our local governments by providing regional vision, collaborative leadership, and professional service to develop effective solutions. Successful applicants will hold the values of professionalism, integrity, accountability, and transparency and will lead and support various projects in an environment where continued professional growth is strongly encouraged. Candidates should be adept at ‘learning as you lead’ and have strong organizational, time management, and interpersonal skills.

Director of Finance

The Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission (TJPDC) seeks an experienced part-time or full-time Director of Finance to join our 11-member innovative planning and leadership team. The TJPDC is a regional planning agency that offers a broad range of planning services in the areas of land-use, community development, environmental, transportation, housing, and economic development, as well as legislative services.  The TJPDC serves the member governments within the Planning District, to include, the City of Charlottesville and the Counties of Albemarle, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, and Nelson.  Successful applicants will hold the values of professionalism, integrity, accountability, and transparency and will direct the financial operations of the agency, under the direction of the Executive Director. 

This part-time or full-time senior level position is responsible for directing the fiscal functions of the TJPDC in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) issued by the Governmental Accounting Standards Board, the Securities and Exchange Commission, and the US Office of Management and Budget. The director serves as a strategic advisor to the Executive Director and leadership team in forming and monitoring the agency’s annual budget, grants, and contracts and is a key member of the leadership staff responsible for supervising, controlling, interpreting, and communicating the fiscal operations of the agency to the Executive Director and the Commission. The Director of Finance manages the agency’s computerized accounting system, payroll processes, and human resource functions.

Full Charge Bookkeeper

The Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission (TJPDC) seeks an experienced part-time full charge bookkeeper to join our innovative 11-member team. The TJPDC is a regional planning agency that offers a broad range of planning services in the areas of land-use, community development, environmental, transportation, housing, and economic development, as well as legislative services.  The TJPDC serves the member governments within the Planning District, to include, the City of Charlottesville and the Counties of Albemarle, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, and Nelson. Successful applicants will hold the values of professionalism, integrity, accountability, and transparency and will manage the financial operations of the agency, under the direction of the Executive Director. 

This part-time position is responsible for overseeing the fiscal functions of the TJPDC in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) issued by the Governmental Accounting Standards Board, the Securities and Exchange Commission, and the US Office of Management and Budget. The full charge bookkeeper serves as an advisor to the Executive Director and leadership team in forming and monitoring the agency’s annual budget, grants, and contracts and is a key member of the leadership staff responsible for managing, controlling, interpreting, and communicating the fiscal operations of the agency to the Executive Director and the Commission. The full charge bookkeeper manages the agency’s computerized accounting system, payroll processes, and human resource functions. 

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