FINANCE MANAGER - Clallam Transit

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FINANCE MANAGER - Clallam Transit

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Clallam Transit
Port Angeles, Washington
Salary: $83,026 - $111,660

Located in one of the most spectacular and scenic areas of Washington State and the entire US, Clallam Transit is headquartered in the city of Port Angeles. This city of 20,500 citizens is located on the northern edge of the Olympic Peninsula along the shore of the Strait of Juan de Fuca. From there, the agency provides transit services to Clallam County as a whole. The Olympic Peninsula is home to spectacular natural attractions ranging from a lush, magnificent rainforest, to rugged mountain splendor and wide ocean beaches.

Clallam Transit System (CTS) operates from four departments, including Operations, Maintenance, Finance, and Administrative Services, and is governed by a board of eight elected officials. In addition, a designated non-voting union representative serves on the board. CTS operates on a 2022 operating budget of $13,479,000, and currently employs 94 FTEs.

Under the direction of the General Manager, the Finance Manager directly supervises two staff within the Finance Department. This position oversees the finance, audit, and budget functions for CTS. The Finance Manager directs, plans, develops, organizes, coordinates, and evaluates CTS’s financial accounting and reporting, grants management, purchasing investments, accounts payable and receivable, internal and external auditing, internal control, revenue collection, and budget development. This position also partners and coordinates with Administrative Services regarding payroll.

A bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, or a closely related field and 5 years of increasingly responsible financial management experience in governmental accounting, finance, and comprehensive budget development is required. A master’s degree in a closely related field may substitute for up to 2 years of professional-level financial management experience. Two years in a supervisory capacity, and a professional finance or accounting certification is preferred. Public or private sector experience in finance and accounting services in a similar size organization is sought. While grant reporting, GAP and transit experience is desired, those with other relatable experiences are invited to submit an application. Candidates may possess any combination of relevant education and experience that demonstrates their ability to perform the essential duties and responsibilities.

For a complete position profile, full job description, and to apply online, visit Prothman at, click on "Open Recruitments" and then click the position title. For questions, call 206-368-0050. Clallam Transit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Apply by April 3, 2022. (Applications will be reviewed as received. Position is open until filled.)

Clallam Transit

371 NE Gilman Blvd., Suite 310

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