Vacancy Notice: Financial Analyst

Financial Analyst

Hours of Work: M-F 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Opening Date: September 15, 2020
Closing Date: Until Filled
Salary: $51,513 – $65,000 (Depending on Qualifications)

The Chester Metropolitan District is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Financial Analyst.

General Statement of Job Duties

The general responsibilities of the Chester Metropolitan District Financial Analyst include to perform budget, accounting, and financial analysis work. This position may be engaged in various municipal accounting operations within the general ledger, cash, investments, utilities, payroll, revenue, expense, fixed assets, P-Card, accounts payable, accounts receivable, grants, and other special assignments, Reports to Senior Accountant.


Requires a Bachelor’s degree in accounting supplemented by at least three years of accounting experience, preferably in municipal government and/or utilities. Knowledge of financial software packages, proficiency with Microsoft Office and technical writing skills required. Certification as a Certified Public Accountant or Government Finance Officer is preferred, or the ability to obtain within two years. The equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities will be considered.

Chester Metropolitan District is the premier water provider for Chester County for both residential and commercial consumers. CMD offers competitive compensation; and, as a member of the South Carolina Public Employers Benefit Authority, CMD offers a comprehensive benefits package for employees as well as retirement insurance benefits.

Chester Metropolitan District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.