Job Posting

Title/Position: Finance Director
Organization: Northern Kentucky Area Development District
Category: Accounting - Financial
Employment: Full Time
Location: 22 Spiral Drive, Florence, KY 41042
Posted: April 3, 2018

Do you have a heart for serving your community?  Are you a hard-working individual looking for a family-friendly work environment offering a strong benefit package including health and dental insurance, a pension program, and a generous leave schedule?  Come to work for the Northern Kentucky Area Development District (NKADD)!  We are a local government agency and a public non-profit committed to serving our community.

The NKADD is seeking a qualified individual for the full-time position of Finance Director.  This role is responsible for providing financial leadership in the planning and executing of the financial goals and objectives of the NKADD.  Maximizing the efficient use of funding to provide services to the community and to constituents is a key responsibility of the Finance Director.  This position prepares all financial statements and manages the financial performance of the organization including updating and adhering to financial controls, analyzing budgets, planning, forecasting, and reporting.  The role directs and mentors a divisional staff of 7 and includes oversight of the functions of payroll, accounts receivable and payable, cash flow, budgeting, analysis, annual audits, and fiscal management of a waiver program.  As a member of the Senior Leadership team, this position helps set organizational direction and ensures that the Finance Division is an integral part of decision making and strategic planning.  The successful candidate will be highly organized with excellent verbal and written communication skills, and posess a strong knowledge and proficiency in the advanced functions of Excel, financial software, and various databases.  Excellent benefits and generous retirement plan.  Starting salary $70,000 - $75,000, DOQ.  TDD 711.

Requires a bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or related field with two to three years of directly related experience in accounting and finance supplemented with demonstrated experience in the management of personnel.  Knowledge of GAAP accounting, financial statements, general ledger, journal entries, budgeting, account analysis, bank reconciliations, etc. is also required.  Experience with fund accounting and governmental finance practices a plus.  Experience with AccuFund Accounting Suite, a plus.  Candidate must have the ability to successfully complete a comprehensive background check. 

Please submit a cover letter and resume addressed to Margaret Bowling, Northern Kentucky Area Development District, 22 Spiral Drive, Florence, KY 41042.  EOE.  Fax to (859) 283-8177 or email to


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