Employment Opportunity: Full Charge Bookkeeper

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.

This posting is open for application until filled. Resume, cover letter, salary history, and completed job application are required for consideration.

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