Finance Manager

Employer
Creative Financial Staffing
Location
Norwich, Connecticut, us
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 03, 2021
Closes
May 05, 2021
Ref
25468f01ec3f
Job Role
Finance Manager
Sector
Finance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
CFS is engaged with an organization looking for a Finance Manager. Responsible for District's financial systems; reviews and updates financial policies, procedures, controls and reporting systems. Ensures legal and regulatory compliance for all Federal and State grants and financial reporting, The Manager also works directly with A/R and A/P, Payroll and Benefits Manager, In consultation with the General Manager and Board of Directors, develops annual operating and capital budgets. Assists with customers as needed.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Performs all of the District's accounting and financial processes and ensures compliance with US GAAP, CTDOT and FTA policies and

  • Protects financial integrity by establishing, monitoring and enforcing internal controls.

  • Routinely monitors cash

  • Collects, reviews and interprets financial data and provides regular reports to the General Manager and Board of

  • Ensures compliance with Federal, State and Local legal requirements by researching existing and new legislation and guidance; consults with outside advisors as necessary and files all financial reports, including Federal NTD report and annual financial audit.



  • Manages budget and monitors expenses regularly and promptly advises General Manager of any material variances.

  • Manages Federal and State grant programs and reports as

  • Keeps current on information technology affecting the District's financial system to increase innovation and ensure compliance.


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum possession of Bachelor's Degree in relevant field, or substitute five (5) years' work experience in associated field(s).

  • Computer literate and familiarity with MS Office and Sage

  • Prior experience with public transit and/or governmental accounting functions

  • Requires strong communication skills, both verbal and written, organizational skills, both analytical and problem solving, and the ability to work with confidential

  • Ability to work independently, manage multiple tasks and achieve deadlines under pressure