Fiscal Officer/Business Manager

Full Time
Application materials will be accepted through June 28 or until filled.
Wright Memorial Public Library 1776 Far Hills Avenue Oakwood, OH 45419
$50,000 to $65,000 with generous benefit package


Wright Memorial Public Library


Candidate must possess a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in business, finance, accounting, or a related field; three years’ experience; and knowledge of budget development, cash basis fund accounting, and data analysis. Must meet bonding requirements. Public sector or public library finance experience preferred.

Wright Library is a destination for lifelong learning, where community members of all ages come for information, education, and personal growth. Ranked as a 4-Star Library in Library Journal’s 2018 America’s Star Libraries report, it is one of the most used public libraries in the nation. The library is located right in the heart of Oakwood, OH, a beautiful bedroom community located just outside of Dayton, a few miles from the University of Dayton campus. The town is known for its rich history, beautiful parks, quiet tree-lined streets, and safe urban atmosphere. The community places a very high priority on education, and Oakwood City Schools continue to rank as one of Ohio’s very best school districts.


 Serve as the financial officer for the Wright Memorial Public Library in accordance with Federal, State and local laws and regulations, the directives of the Auditor of the State of Ohio, and the policies and decisions of the Library Board of Trustees
 Assist the director and management team with planning, monitoring and evaluating the library’s goals, needs, services and programs
 Ensure that all financial operations comply with statutes
 Develop and implement system-wide long and short-term financial plans
 Prepare and administer annual budget
 Serve as the secretary for the Board of Trustees
 Prepare financial reports for the Board of Trustees and the State Auditor
 Manage the Library's investment program and bank balances to meet the organization’s needs
 Direct system-wide financial policies and procedures
 Oversee the auditing of all accounts
 Perform insurance management
 Direct the work of the Business Office
 Report to Library Board of Trustees

Contact Information: 

Kristi Hale, Director
Wright Memorial Public Library
1776 Far Hills Avenue
Oakwood, OH 45419
937-294-8578 fax

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