Posting Date:  01/27/2020
Job Title:  Information Systems Manager
Salary:  $73,500 – $100,859
Entity:  Bonner County, Idaho
Closing Date:  First review of applications: March 1, 2020 (open until filled)


Bonner County, Idaho
Salary: $73,500 – $100,859

Located in the northern panhandle of Idaho, Bonner County, (pop. approx. 43,000), is known for its magnificent lakes, stunning mountains, vast forests, and vibrant communities. Sandpoint, with a population of just over 8,300, is the county seat and the largest city in the county. Sandpoint is nestled between three mountain ranges, offering year-round outdoor recreation.

Bonner County is governed by a three-member Board of Commissioners. The county operates on a 2019-20 adopted budget of $54.2 million, including a $3.7 million EMS budget, with approximately 405 FTEs, as well as a large number of seasonal workers. County departments include: Assessor, Clerk, Coroner, Prosecutor, Sheriff, Treasurer, Emergency Dispatch, Emergency Management, Emergency Medical Services, an Extension Office for the University of Idaho, Fairgrounds, Human Resources, Justice Services, Planning, Public Defender, Public Works, Risk Management, Road and Bridge, Recreation, Parks, and Technology.

Primary Duties

Reporting to the Board of County Commissioners, the Information Systems Manager (ISM) is an independent position that engages with, and is highly collaborative with all divisions of the county. The ISM performs a variety of professional level technical, accounting, administrative, and management duties to provide for and maintain computer information management systems and software to support the operations of the county. The ISM will guide strategic utilization of county business applications, particularly legacy business applications, and collaborate with all departments and vendors to review and analyze user functions and activities, to ensure standards and best use are met. Systems used by Bonner County include Tyler Products, MUNIS for HR Payroll, Accounting, Treasury office and Energov.


A bachelor’s degree in computer science, accounting, business or public administration or a related field is required, along with four years of related work experience, with local government accounting experience strongly preferred. A master’s degree in a related field is preferred. Candidates must be proficient in advanced spreadsheet and database application software. Any combination of education and experience may be substituted as long as it provides the desired skills, knowledge and abilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

Contact Information

For a complete position profile and to apply online, visit Prothman at, click on “Open Recruitments” and then click the position title. To apply, click on “Apply Online” and follow the directions provided. For questions, call 206-368-0050. Bonner County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. First review of applications: March 1, 2020 (open until filled).


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