Budget Accountant

Are you looking for an opportunity to join a supportive team of local government professionals in a community with an excellent quality of life?  Powhatan County is the Richmond region’s best kept secret for work-life balance while being a short drive from the capital city’s amenities.  Powhatan County is accepting resumes from qualified applicants to serve as Budget Accountant.

Position Details
  • Department: Finance
  • Compensation: Salary negotiable, with a hiring salary range of $45,027 - $53,000, based on qualifications and experience.
  • Hours: Full-time, exempt.
  • Deadline: Position open until filled with first consideration given to applications received by June 22, 2018 at 5 PM.

Position Objectives

The ideal candidate will possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills.  This position performs professional accounting work, including assisting in the development, preparation, analysis, and ongoing review of the County’s operating budget, five year capital plans, and performance measures.


Desirable Training & Experience

This position requires a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience in Accounting or Finance. Three to five years of experience, preferably in a local government setting, are preferred.  Performance Based Budgeting experience highly sought.
Click HERE to Submit completed County application through the County's website.  Hard copies of the application may also be obtained in person at 3834 Old Buckingham Road, Powhatan, VA 23139 or through email humanresources@powhatanva.govPosition open until filled, with first consideration given to applications received by June 22, 2018 at 5:00 PM.

Equal Opportunity and Drug Free Workplace

Powhatan County is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and encourages women, veterans and minorities to apply.  Powhatan County is a  Drug Free Workplace.

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