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Financial Analyst

James City County
Williamsburg, Virginia, 23187, United States
November 09, 2018


$47,424 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits.

James City County Treasurer’s Office seeks an individual to perform responsible work gathering, researching, maintaining, and analyzing complex financial and other data, and supervising and managing assigned staff.


• Responsible for the effective supervision of assigned staff including selection, performance management, employee relations, training, prioritizing, and assigning work and related activities; provides backup as needed to assigned staff.

• Gathers accurate information on present financial situation, forecasts revenues using various methods; provides regular reporting updates on projections.

• Analyzes data; develops and implements analysis projects; compiles data and prepares financial and other reports that analyze cash flows for the county, payment types and volumes, credit card payment costs, and workload information.

• Serves as team leader for business process improvements for new or improved system functionality; evaluates system capability and assists with implementing process improvements.

• Balances, prepares, and posts daily collections.


• Any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree in accounting, business administration, economics, statistics, finance, or a related field and some experience in accounting; experience in investments, developing cash flow and other financial management reports preferred.

• Must possess a valid Virginia driver’s license and have an acceptable driving record based on James City County’s criteria.

• Must possess or be able to obtain within three (3) years of employment a Master Governmental Deputy Treasurer certification.

• Thorough knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP); principles, methods and practices of accounting, ledger recording, balancing and financial systems; applicable accounting systems and microcomputer software packages; knowledge of leadership techniques, principles and procedures to assign work, schedule, supervise, train, and evaluate the work of assigned staff.

• Extremely strong skill in the use of computer software, especially Microsoft Office Suite and Excel; organization and attention to detail.

• Strong ability to analyze data and prepare statements and reports; communicate effectively, both orally and in writing; handle issues based on state and county tax related codes and ordinances.

Accepting applications until 11:59pm EST on 12/19/2018 or when filled, whichever comes first. Only online applications to our website will be considered. To apply, please visit the James City County Career Center at