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Senior Financial Analyst - Library

Waco-McLennan County Library


Application Deadline

Open Until Filled


$45,473.00 per Year   Calculate


Waco, TX




Not Required

Minimum Education

Bachelor's Degree

Library Experience


Supervisory Experience


Type of Library



Job Description

Under basic supervision, performs a wide range of accounting, technical review and financial analysis functions and maintains the integrity of the City accounting system for the Waco-McLennan County Public Library (WPL); assists with financial reporting in compliance with state and federal regulations, City policies and procedures and government accounting standards.

Essential Functions

  • Performs a wide range of accounting, technical review and analysis functions; reviews and approves technical documents and posts accounting journal entries; performs duties within scope of authority and training; duties may vary according to job assignment.
  • Reviews and reconciles accounting transactions; reviews financial and accounting records, assures fund integrity, corrects errors and resolves accounting issues according to City policies.
  • Monitors accounting documents for accuracy, completeness and compliance with federal, state and City policies and practices.
  • Assists City staff and explains accounting rules, policies and procedures; researches financial and technical issues and resolves problems within the scope of authority.
  • Updates and maintains various accounting systems; transfers and transmits funds and maintains liquidity of assigned funds; develops specialized financial spreadsheets as needed.
  • Collects and evaluates financial, technical and administrative information and compiles data for reports.
  • Manages special fund and grant fund accounts as assigned; updates and maintains statistical information, financial reports and related documents.
  • Researches accounting issues and evaluates and analyzes financial data and trends; reviews and evaluates records, technical documents and ledgers for accuracy and compliance to policies.
  • Assists with development and preparation of internal and external financial reports.
  • Prepares status reports and effectively communicates financial issues.
  • Supports the relationship between the City of Waco and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens, visitors and City staff; maintains confidentiality of work-related issues and City information.
  • Performs other related and assigned duties as required.
  • Driving is an essential function of the job.


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Applicants must submit a completed City of Waco application in order to be considered for this position. Resumes may be attached to the completed application. 

Posted Jan 7, 2022