Posting Date:  07/19/2022
Job Title:  Director of Finance
Salary:  88,021.13 per year
Entity:  Housing Authority of Chelan County and the City of Wenatchee
Closing Date:  Open Until Filled


Join our busy team! Lead the financial administration, planning and budgeting for growing Housing Authority. Supervise accounting department. Responsible for proper execution of all federal, state and local funding. Oversee cost management and procurement requirements. Must have the ability to understand GAAP, must be willing to learn governmental housing technical expertise. Must communicate effectively in oral and written forms. Must be able to work independent of immediate supervision. Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook required. Must have BA/BS in accounting and minimum two years experience. Looking for a strong leader and relationship builder. Four day work week! MON-THU. Hybrid remote/office schedule is ideal. Full benefit package including medical, dental, vision, LTD, Life, Public Employees Retirement. Please submit resume via email.

Primary Duties

Supervision of 3 accounting staff, cost management, procurement compliance, budget preparation, financial reporting.


1. Understanding of GAAP and other related technical expertise.
2. Perform accounting functions with a high degree of accuracy including mathematical accuracy.
3. Communicate effectively in oral and written form.
4. Working knowledge of accounting software. Proficiency and aptitude for applicable software (Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, etc)

Education and Experience
• Experience: Minimum of two years relative work experience in supervisory role
• Education: BA/BS degree in accounting

Other Qualifications or Special Requirements

1. Must be personally bondable.
2. Must have or be able to obtain a valid Washington State Driver’s license and maintain a good driving record.
3. Must have access to reliable transportation.
4. Must provide current proof of personal automobile insurance as per Agency Personnel Policies.
5. May be required to carry Housing Authority issued cell phone, or use personal cell phone for Agency business when necessary.

Contact Information

Alicia McRae, ED


Other Information

– Excellent benefit package including medical, dental, vision, life, long term disability and PERS.
– Four day work week (4/10’s) Monday through Thursday.
– Flexible hybrid remote/office schedule.