Finance Clerk – Town of Oxford
The Town of Oxford is seeking applicants for the position of Finance Clerk. This position is responsible for administrative and accounting work in managing town finances and maintaining the computerized record keeping systems. The work involves extensive use of the town’s computer system along with a range of municipal accounting and bookkeeping procedures. This position requires the ability to work independently. Computer experience with Windows and Microsoft Office is essential. Experience with TRIO software (or similar municipal accounting software) is highly desirable.
Graduation from an accredited two or four year program in accounting (or high school graduation and significant practical experience in accounting practices) is required. This opportunity offers a competitive wage and benefit package. The employment application and complete job description are available at the Town Office and on the town web site at oxfordmaine.org. Interested individuals should submit a cover letter, resume and a completed employment application to Town Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than the close of business on November 3rd, 2017 or mail it to Town of Oxford, PO Box 153, Oxford, ME 04270
The Town of Oxford is an equal opportunity employer.
Finance Clerk Job Description
The Northern Forest Center in partnership with Axiom Technologies of Machias and Community Concepts Finance Corporation (CCFC) of S. Paris was awarded a $78,600 grant for broadband internet planning from the ConnectME Authority, Maine’s broadband/Internet state agency.
The grant is targeted to the Maine West region which includes towns and townships in the River Valley, Bethel area and Oxford Hills.
Planning grants support the work needed for developing plans to expand the availability of broadband services in unserved and underserved areas.
One of the first steps in the planning process is surveying Maine West residents and businesses to find out what internet service they have now, how satisfied they are with their service, and what more they would like and need to do what they cannot do now.
We have developed two surveys, one for businesses and one for residents or community members. Here are links to both surveys: COMMUNITY SURVEY (https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/mainewestcommunitysurvey) AND BUSINESS / WORKFORCE SURVEY (https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/mainewestbuinesssurvey). The surveys are online in a Survey Monkey format and are easy to fill out.
Please help us with this great project by taking a few minutes of your time to complete the survey! Thank you!