Manager of Public Finance
Posted On: 3/19/2019
Company or Entity: SOUTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY (SEPTA)
Location: PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania, United States, 19107

Job Description:

The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) is the nation’s sixth largest transportation system with a vast network of commuter rail, subway/elevated, trackless trolley, light rail, and bus routes serving a 2,200 square mile service region.

What’s more impressive is our inclusion on the Forbes Magazine list of America’s Best Employers. Ranked as one of the best companies to work for in America signals a new direction to become a driving force for the economic success of the region and a great place for your career.

Our Center City Philadelphia HQ is currently seeking an experienced Manager of Public Finance to develop and coordinate the use of capital markets and other financial resources to support the Authority’s overall capital and operating goals. These will include planning and implementation of debt and financing strategies, and working to administer current, ongoing and future obligations. Areas of responsibility include, but are not limited to the following: 1) Taxable or tax-exempt debt financing; 2) Long-term leasing; 3) Commercial bank relations; 4) Pension fund administration and management; 5) Business and Financial Planning; 6) Project analysis.

Education/Skill Requirements:

Ideal candidates will possess:

  • Bachelor’s degree in either business administration, economics, accounting or finance with a minimum of eight (8) years of professional experience with a minimum of five (5) years of experience in a public or corporate finance environment.
  • Knowledge of defined benefit and defined compensation plans preferred.
  • MBA or CPA preferred.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and analytical skills.

Working for SEPTA provides you with a competitive salary based on experience and a superior benefits package including medical, dental, prescription, life insurance, pension, and retirement plans, and free transportation for SEPTA employees on all SEPTA modes.

Please apply online at: www.septa.org/careers

SEPTA is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity

 

Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/kzb4fsdgb64gk5rj

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Application Deadline:

April 14, 2019

Application Requirements:

Apply Online

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Borough Manager
Posted On: 3/15/2019
Company or Entity: Oakmont
Location: Oakmont PA 15139

Job Description:

Ideal candidate will demonstrate skills in municipal finance, budget preparation and administration, human resources, collective bargaining, delivery of community services, planning / land use / zoning, community development, comprehensive plannings, grants administration, verbal and written communication skills, and regional corperation.

Education/Skill Requirements:

Applicants will have a bachelor’s degree in Finance, Political Science, Planning or other government-related field.  Master’s Degree in Public Administration or other related field and any relevant combination of experience and education preferred.

Compensation And Benefits:

Competitive salary range depending on experience & qualifications.

Other Details:

Oakmont Borough, Allegheny County, PA – approximate population 6,400.  $5M budget w/ 55 FT & PT employees.  7 Member Council, Mayor with Council-Manager form of government.

Application Deadline:

March 29, 2019

Application Requirements:

Send cover letter and resume by 4pm 3/29/2019 to both emails:  admin.assistant@oakmontborough.com & carrielewisdelrosso@gmail.com or by mail to 767 5th Street, Oakmont, PA 15139

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Director of Finance
Posted On: 3/8/2019
Company or Entity: Centre Area Transportation Authority
Location: State College, Pennsylvania

Job Description:

CATA is looking to fill a top-level, executive management financial position that will exercise strategic visionary thinking with long term organizational impact while contributing to the well-being of the community.  The preferred candidate will have 10 years of experience in public sector and/or public transit financial management, financial reporting, financial statement responsibility and fiscal controls. The Centre Area Transportation Authority serves the community of State College, Pennsylvania and surrounding area, which has been ranked by Forbes and Kiplinger’s as one of the best places to live, work and retire.

The Director of Finance is responsible for directing and controlling all activities of the Finance Division as well as financial project management of various capital projects of the Authority, budget and risk management, grant preparation and requests, development and implementation of financial policies, procedures and practices for revenue forecasting, debt management and audit coordination. 

Some pertinent responsibilities of the position are:

  • Provides leadership for the Authority in the development and implementation of financial, purchasing, contract management systems, asset management, budgeting and risk management matters;
  • Establishes and maintains the financial and accounting systems for the Authority; oversees the preparation of financial statements and related reports and the disbursement of funds;
  • Prepares annual audit reports and the annual capital program;
  • Prepares and submits grant requests; ensures grant requirements are met; maintains grant files and records; prepares and submits narrative and financial reports pertaining to grants; prepares and submits grant closeout reports;
  • Oversees the preparation of bid and proposal package for goods and services; ensures compliance with federal/state requirements; develops and reviews specifications for goods and services;
  • Maintains positive working relations for the Authority with Federal Transit Administration, PennDOT and other parties;

Education/Skill Requirements:

The preferred candidate will have 10 years of experience in public sector and/or public transit financial management, financial reporting, financial statement responsibility and fiscal controls.

Compensation And Benefits:

For this position CATA offers paid time off (vacations, sick days, holidays), Health Insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(a), Health Savings Account,    Flexible Spending Account, Life Insurance, Long Term Disability, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), free membership to health club and free transit pass.

    Expected starting salary is between $97,977 – $115,267; dependent upon experience and qualifications

Other Details:

For detailed information on our organization, the community, this position and minimum qualifications, please see the recruitment brochure and full job description located on the Centre Area Transportation Authority website under NEW CAREER OPPORTUNITIES.

http://www.catabus.com/AboutCATA/JobOpportunities/CATADirectorofFinanceBrochure.pdf

Application Deadline:

April 1, 2019

Application Requirements:

Applicants will be subject criminal background check and drug testing.

 Qualified candidate resumes may receive additional information from the HR recruiting team.

You may send your resume and a cover letter to the following email or fax number;

EMAIL:     HR@catabus.com       FAX:   814-237-5199 

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Human Resources Analyst
Posted On: 3/5/2019
Company or Entity: Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission
Location: Middletown, PA

Job Description:

The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC), America’s first superhighway, is seeking an individual to join our Accounting & Financial Reporting team as an Accountant Trainee! Our mission is to operate a safe, reliable, customer-valued toll road system that supports national mobility and commerce.  The PTC operates a 552-mile system used by 194 million vehicles a year.  The Accountant Trainee works with higher level accountants to acquire an understanding of PTC accounting practices, methods and procedures.  Together, we are building the highway of the future!

Education/Skill Requirements:

Responsibilities 

  • Participates in a training program that provides on-the-job training and experience in various accounting areas.
  • Assists with reviewing and posting various types of accounting data. Makes routine adjustments and corrections as necessary.
  • Assists in the review of forms, correspondence, reports and other records to determine accuracy, completeness and compliance with policy and procedures.
  • Participates in the completion of audits, reports and the fiscal year accounting close processes.

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree, must have successfully completed a minimum of twelve (12) credits in accounting.
    • College students with an expected graduation date of May 2019 are encouraged to apply.
       

Compensation And Benefits:

Compensation & Benefits

The annual salary range for the Accountant Trainee is $42,747-$64,120.  The selected candidate will be offered an exceptional benefits package which includes comprehensive medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage, along with a defined benefit plan for retirement.  Coverage is fully paid by the PTC for employee, spouse and/or eligible dependents.  In addition, leave programs, tuition reimbursement, employee assistance program, and alternative work schedules are available to employees.

Other Details:

Location

The position is located at the PTC’s headquarters in Middletown, PA, right outside of Pennsylvania’s capital city.  The Central PA region has plenty to offer from picturesque scenery to premier entertainment, while residents enjoy an affordable cost of living.  It is conveniently located within a few hours’ drive of popular metropolitan areas such as Baltimore, Pittsburgh, Washington D.C. and New York City. 

There is a Pennsylvania residency requirement, which must be fulfilled within six months of employment

Application Deadline:

March 22, 2019

Application Requirements:

Apply

Interested candidates may apply by visiting www.paturnpike.com and clicking on the “Employment/Internship” link.  Please complete an application and apply to the Accountant Trainee job posting between March 4, 2019 through March 22, 2019.  Please note college transcripts must be submitted along with the employment application. 

The PTC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  If an accommodation is needed to participate in the pre-employment process, please attach this information to your application.

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Finance Director
Posted On: 3/4/2019
Company or Entity: County of Washington
Location: Washington, PA

Job Description:

  • Prepares the County’s annual budget in a manner that ensures fiscal responsibility and solvency.
  • Monitors expenditures and cash forecasts against budget monthly and alerts Directors to large exceptions.
  • Ensures that fiscal reports for Federal and State programs are prepared in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Establishes and maintains relationships with banks, rating agencies, underwriters, financial advisors, and other financial institutions.
  • Invests County funds (excluding pension funds) in a manner that maintains adequate liquidity while maximizing security and return on investment.
  • Prepares documentation required for borrowings, including tax anticipation loans and bond issues.
  • Tracks County debt and initiates debt-related payments.
  • Interacts with internal and external auditors and, with the appropriate department personnel, prepares a response and corrective action plan to audit exceptions.
  • Ensures that the County Cost Allocation Plan is maintained.
  • Manages the staff of the Finance Department in a manner consistent with the guidelines of the County’s Human Resources and Equal Employment Opportunity policies and that employees are properly trained for their respective positions.

Education/Skill Requirements:

A Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Business Administration or a related area of study is required, as is prior experience in accounting or a related field.  Prior supervisory experience is preferred.  Must possess a thorough knowledge of accounting and auditing principles and Federal, State and County laws and regulations governing County fiscal operations.  Must be able to analyze and evaluate data and reach a conclusion.  Basic math and computer skills are necessary

Application Deadline:

March 6, 2019

Application Requirements:

Interested candidates may apply online through the County’s Human Resources department at www.co.washington.pa.us.

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