Finance Manager

Creative Financial Staffing
Norwich, Connecticut, us
May 03, 2021
May 05, 2021
Job Role
Finance Manager
Contract Type
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.


  • 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.


  • 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