Director of Financial Management

Director of Financial Management

The Wood County Sheriff’s Office is seeking qualified candidates to fill the new position of Director of Financial Management. The successful candidate should meet the following requirements:

• Ability to work full time/flexible hours
• Perform and supervise accounting, payroll, budget preparation and bookkeeping functions
• Handle and supervise all financial transactions involving the Sheriff’s Office
• Request quotes and prepare purchase orders for equipment and supplies
• Maintain databases and other files pertaining to all financial transactions
• Monitor and supervise grant applications and funds
• Preparation of confidential correspondence
• Ability to access and diagnose office equipment failures and repair when possible
• Ability to persuade, convince, influence, train and monitor, in favor of a desired outcome.
• Ability to interpret data
• Proficient use of Word, Excel, and other Microsoft Office software
• Prepare, post, and transfer Office inventory as needed for auction
• Previous experience in a supervisory role
• Ability to supervise clerical support staff and complete evaluations
• Participate as an administrative team member in collective bargaining
• 3 years of experience in an office setting or any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job. Previously successful supervisory experience or other proven ability to lead others is preferred.
• Ability to pass a background investigation, physical and psychological exam, and drug screen
• Valid driver’s license

The position is fiduciary with a starting wage of $52,000/yr. including Health, Prescription, Dental, Vision, and Life insurance. The position is eligible to be part of the Ohio Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS).

Interested individuals should submit a resume with cover letter to the Wood County Sheriff’s Office, Attn: Nelson Evans, HR Director, 1960 East Gypsy Lane Rd., Bowling Green, Oh. 43402 no later than July 31, 2017.

The Wood County Sheriff’s Office is an equal opportunity employer.