Financial Analyst

Orange Water and Sewer Authority
Carrboro, NC

Orange Water and Sewer Authority (OWASA), a progressive water utility providing water, wastewater and reclaimed water services to the Towns of Chapel Hill, Carrboro and to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, seeks qualified candidates for the position of Financial Analyst. 

This highly responsible, detail-oriented individual will assist with overseeing day-to-day operations of the Finance Department as well as training staff and reviewing work. Selected candidate will coordinate purchasing activities which include advising department managers, participating in bidding processes and developing and preparing records, reports and other documents ensuring accuracy, authorization and compliance with statutes and policy. Additional duties include processing payroll (through 3rd-party service provider), generating adjusting journal entries, analyzing and reconciling accounts and participating in software testing and process improvement.

Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting or business administration with three to five years of progressive accounting experience required. Ideal candidate will have a proven history of being a strong leader along with advanced computer skills.  Experience in Dynamics GP a plus.

OWASA is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to continuous improvement, sustainability, creativity, diversity and inclusion. 

Salary range is $54,130 -$83,358 

Closing date is April 5, 2019 

To complete an application visit   Candidates are encouraged to attach a resume and cover letter.


Certified Orange County Living Wage Employer.