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Assistant Finance Director

Date Posted: November 26, 2019
Location: East Wenatchee
Company: Eastmont School District
Position Type: Full-time
Required Travel: 0%
Salary: $72,820/Year
Sector: Education


Under the general direction of the Executive Director of Financial Services, this position assists in analyzing, reporting and management of a variety of financial processes related to district wide operations.

Required duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Perform a variety of technical financial and accounting functions.
• Prepare, transmit, and/or publish detailed financial documents and reports.
• Oversee daily operation of the District’s cash receipting systems.
• Oversee preparation of federal and state grant claims in accordance with applicable guidance.
• Assist with coordination and performance of internal control audits.
• Assist in the planning and preparation of the District’s annual budget and annual year-end financial reports.
• Assist with the maintenance of legal financial records for accounting and budgeting in accordance with the Washington State Auditor’s Office and the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction guidance.
• Assist in training/supporting District staff in budget and accounting functions.
• Assist is monitoring and reporting construction and other capital improvements in accordance required policies.
• Manage a variety of bids and quotes in compliance with District purchasing procedures.
• Maintains and organizes budget and fiscal records in compliance with federal & state laws, generally accepted accounting practices, or other regulatory rules.
• Perform other related accounting and/or technical duties as may be assigned

Position Qualification:

Knowledge and Skills:
•Undergraduate degree in accounting/finance or related field.
• Minimum 4 years accounting, finance, and /or business administration experience. Public school or governmental accounting experience preferred.
• Knowledge of local, state and federal laws, rules and regulations governing accounting.
• Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles, including fund accounting.
• Ability to dissect, evaluate and understand complex financial problems.
• Proven ability to work independently; effectively performs as a self-starter, uses independent decision making appropriately.
• Understands and carries out oral and written directions efficiently and effectively.
• Demonstrated understanding of and ability to continually exercise confidentiality, loyalty and integrity.
• Proven ability to positively and effectively communicate with a wide variety of individuals.
• Demonstrated intermediate to advanced computer skills.
• Proven ability to positively participate in a fast-paced team environment.
• Successfully handles changes in assignments and functions effectively with a demanding work load.
• Valid Washington State Driver’s license.

Application Process:

Eastmont School District accepts only online applications. If interested, please visit and click "Employment" and follow instructions provided to submit application.

Organization Statement:

The mission of the Eastmont School District is to maximize the potential of all students by providing:

Relationships - that support a safe and secure learning environment for students and staff.
Relevance - in education experiences that meet the needs of students, parents, and community.
Rigor - by having expectations that require students to develop and demonstrate academic excellence.
Results - that are used to improve and support student and employee success.

Contact Information
800 Eastmont Avenue
East Wenatchee, WA 98802

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