Position Available


Fiscal Officer / Business Manager
Fremont Location

The Fiscal Officer/Business Manager serves as Fiscal Officer for the Board of Trustees and Business Manager for the library administration team.  The position is full-time, 37.5 hours per week.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, preparing and administering the library’s annual budget in compliance with state statutes, state auditing requirements, federal and local laws, and the policies of the Board of Trustees; coordinating the finance and purchasing activities of the library; establishing and implementing the accounting, payroll, and fixed assets inventory systems; coordinating employee benefits and building insurance; and overseeing maintenance of physical facilities.  

Bachelor’s degree in accounting, business finance, or a related field, and knowledge of human resources laws and regulations required.  Knowledge of local government accounting and fiscal management preferred.  Management and supervisory experience preferred.  Minimum of three years of experience utilizing applicable skills, and eligibility for bonding and successful completion of a background check are required. Experience with CMI accounting software preferred.

See job description at www.birchard.org for details.  This institution is an equal opportunity employer.

Starting wage:  $38.03 per hour, commensurate with experience.  We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including paid vacation and sick leave, paid holidays, voluntary benefits (health and dental), and retirement through the Ohio Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS).

For consideration, submit a library application form, cover letter, and resume including references to:

            Beth Leibengood
            Birchard Public Library
            423 Croghan Street
            Fremont, OH  43420

or via e-mail:  beth.leibengood@birchard.lib.oh.us

Applications received by March 4, 2024, will receive first consideration.

Applications accepted until position is filled.