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Cigarette Tax Compliance Agent

The Blue Ridge Cigarette Tax Board (BRCTB) seeks a part-time Cigarette Tax Compliance Agent. The successful applicant will report to the Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission (TJPDC), a regional planning agency located in Charlottesville, Virginia. The TJPDC is serving as the Administrator to the BRCTB, to administer cigarette tax ordinances of the member jurisdictions, which are the Counties of Albemarle, Augusta, Fluvanna, Greene, Madison and Orange, the City of Charlottesville, and the Town of Madison. This position involves responsible technical and administrative work including field inspections, record keeping, reporting and auditing to ensure compliance with local cigarette tax ordinances.

Chief Operating Officer/Program Director

The Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission (TJPDC) seeks an experienced full-time Chief Operating Officer (COO)/Program Director to join our 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.

This full-time senior-level position will serve in a dual role. The first of which is to direct the overall operations of the agency, performing selected high-level administrative functions under the direction of the Executive Director. The second is to provide day-to-day management of identified programs of the agency, depending on currently funded programs and projects. It is estimated that 40% of time will be performing administrative/operational duties and 60% of time will be performing program-specific duties. The COO will serve as a strategic advisor to the Executive Director and leadership team in forming and monitoring the agency’s policies and procedures, developing monthly, quarterly, and annual reports, managing and monitoring compliance of grants and contracts, monitoring monthly program expenditures against program budgets, and identifying annual program goals. The Program Director role will serve as lead on identified programs, developing program-specific goals, managing program budgets, and seeking pipeline projects and funding.

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. 

Regional Transportation Planner III-IV

The Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission (TJPDC) seeks an experienced 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.

This full-time transportation planner will be responsible for supporting the daily administration of the Charlottesville-Albemarle Metropolitan Planning Organization (CA-MPO) and for providing support and technical assistance to other departmental studies related to federal/state mandated planning activities and local initiatives, as assigned. No supervisory responsibilities. This position may include budgetary responsibilities for the CA-MPO program.

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