Accounting & Budget Manager

County of Gloucester, VA

Job Details

  • Job Function: Division Manager; Supervisor
  • Salary: $73189.00 +/- DOQ
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 36,858
  • Website:
  • Where: 6467 Main Streetn, Gloucester, VA
  • Form of Government: County council-administrator/mgr

Post Date: Mar 7 2018


Under direction, performs supervisory and advanced fiscal control and accounting work for the County's Finance Department. Monitors, implements, and makes recommendations for the improvement of internal controls, processes, policies, and procedures. Ensures the proper implementation of financial accounting and reporting standards for the County and coordinates the training, guidance, and development of the accounting team. Work involves assisting the Director of Financial Services with establishing and managing the County’s budgetary plans, policies and practices to include County-wide strategic initiatives, programs and performance measurements. Employee must exercise independent judgment, initiative, critical thinking, and attention to detail in accordance with established policies and procedures. Work also involves specialized preparation and maintenance of complex computer programs and operational routines for data processing systems. Reports to the Director of Financial Services.

Possession of a Bachelor's degree in accounting, public administration, economics, business administration, or related field.

Minimum of five years of experience working with complex automated financial systems, spreadsheet applications, and governmental accounting, budget analysis, cost-benefit analysis and/or economic and financial analysis; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience, which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.

Two years of supervisory experience.

Special Requirements:
Requires Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license issued by the Commonwealth of Virginia, Certified Public Finance Officer (CPFO) designation, or Certified Government Financial Manager (CGFM) designation; or a combination of education and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.

A cover letter, resume and at least 3 professional references must be submitted with the online application in order to be considered. (Note: Professional references are individuals who can attest to your job related knowledge, skills and abilities while working or in a volunteer capacity AND are not family or personally related. Professional references should include job title, company name and address, phone numbers and email address if available.)

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