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Human Resources & Finance Manager

Posted by: Forsyth County Public Library

Posted date: 2018-May-04

Location: Forsyth County Public Library

This position directs activities of the librarys Support Services department, which includes human resources and finance functions. This is a working management position that not only supervises staff responsible for carrying out these functions, but is directly involved in the more complex aspects such as policy development and implementation, legal compliance, performance management, financial management, budget administration, and Library Board support.
Job Title Human Resources & Finance Manager
Start Date
Library/Institution Name Forsyth County Public Library
Salary $62,628 annually/exempt
Certification Required? No
City Cumming
State GA
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Type of Library Job Classification -> Public
Qualifications Education: BS/BA in Finance, Accounting, Human Resources, Public Administration, or related field.

Experience: Five years of combined experience managing financial and/or human resources functions. Two years of supervisory experience. Preferred: Experience in a comparable level position overseeing financial operations and/or human resources in a governmental entity. Experience in governmental and/or fund accounting. Experience in public library management.

Knowledge: Knowledge of HR and finance related best practices, procedures, and policies. Knowledge of employment law, including federal and state statutes regulating EEO, wages and hours, and other HR-related issues. Knowledge of governmental budgeting, fund management, and governmental generally accepted accounting principles.

Computer: Proficiency in Windows, Microsoft Office, email, and Internet. Experience with HRIS and/or financial systems.

Strong Skills: Policy writing. Conflict resolution. Oral and written communications. Supervisory and management techniques.

Preferred: Professional Human Resources certification (SHRM-CP/SCP, PHR/SPHR, or IPMA-CP/SCP). Masters degree in library science, public administration, and/or business administration.

Will consider other combinations of education & experience that provide the required knowledge & skills.
Application Instructions Submit Cover Letter, Resume & FCPL Application (available at or library information desk) to: Human ResourcesPosting #E-1806, Forsyth County Public Library, 585 Dahlonega Street, Cumming, GA 30040.

Deadline: May 31, 2018.

Questions: or call 678-513-9372.
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Special Notes This position requires long periods of sitting at a desk while working at a personal computer, meeting with other persons, and reviewing documents. The incumbent regularly works at a computer, requiring a high degree of manual dexterity.

All offers of employment are contingent upon successfully passing the appropriate background checks & drug screening.

FCPL is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race; color; religion; sex; national origin; age; disability; genetic information; uniformed service status; pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions; or any other legally protected category.

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