The Town of Scotland is looking for a dynamic Finance professional to join our team as Treasurer. The position is part-time, 12-18 hours per week, with pay based on hours worked. Hourly pay rate commensurate with experience. Must be available on alternate Tuesdays for check signing, otherwise days/hours are flexible. Responsibilities include supervision of town bookkeeper especially for accounts payable and payroll check runs, managing the Town’s cash and banking relationships, monthly closing and reconciliations for the General Fund and selected other major funds, quarterly closes of all other funds, financial reporting to the First Selectman and other Board of Selectmen members, liaise with the school finance team, creation of budgets, oversight of annual audit, other annual and periodic reporting. This position requires in-office work, remote workers will not be considered.
The ideal candidate will be a bright, energetic self-starter with a Bachelors degree in Finance/Accounting and at least 10 years Finance experience including Fund Accounting. Experience in either governmental or non-profit industry is strongly preferred, with preference also given to a CPA or MBA. Proficient in Excel, Outlook and other Microsoft Office applications and finance software especially Quickbooks.