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Finance Specialist 


Finance Specialist 

POSITION:  Working under the general supervision of the General Manager, individuals in this full-time classification:

  • Maintain the District’s accounts receivable and payable system consistent with current municipal accounting principles; process payroll and employment taxes; W-2s and 1099s
  • Maintain the District’s billing database and QuickBooks with accurate information
  • Perform direct customer service and serve as a key representative of the District
  • Compose customer correspondence; assist with the annual budget and audit preparation
  • Maintain office files, author newsletters, process bi-monthly billing, and maintain website

CLOSING DATE:  Open until filled 

SALARY RANGE:  Hourly $22.00 to $24.00 DOE. The final salary will be negotiated after selection and will depend upon qualifications and experience.

TO QUALIFY:  Preference will be given to candidates with an Associate Degree in Accounting, Business, or Administration, AND 2 to 3 years of business experience in similar positions or equivalent combination of training and experience. Preference will be given for experience working in municipal or Government agencies. Must have a valid Oregon driver’s license.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:  Must be able to skillfully communicate via public speaking and written documents, emails, and letters. Must be able to operate Microsoft standard business software and learn to operate CUSI utility billing system.


  • 12 paid federal holidays
  • 2 weeks’ paid vacation
  • 2 paid Health & Wellness days
  • 12 paid sick days
  • Employer paid medical, dental, vision, alternative care, and 3 supplemental health plansfrom Aflac for employee and family. Medical starts after 60 days of hire.
  • Pension - 12% of gross pay to a deferred compensation retirement plan after 6 months

NOTE:  We are committed to ensuring the health and safety for our employees and community. As part of this commitment, all District employees are required to be fully vaccinated and proof of full vaccination will be required prior to being hired.

TO APPLY:  Applications may be picked up at the Rivergrove Water District Office, 17661 Pilkington Rd, Lake Oswego, OR. You may also send an email request for an application to Resumes may be attached to the completed application but will not be accepted in lieu of a completed job application. Completed applications can be returned by email to