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WA - Fiscal Technician 3, Head Start

  • 1.  WA - Fiscal Technician 3, Head Start

    Posted 06-21-2021 03:56 PM
    Edited by Brukie Gashaw 06-21-2021 03:55 PM

    For qualifications and to apply, complete an online application at https://www.skagit.edu/careers


    The opportunity: Do you have bookkeeping, fiscal, or accounting experience? Are you interested in carrying out fiscal activities to support a program that serves young children and low-income families? Skagit Valley College (SVC) is accepting applications for a Fiscal Technician 3 working at Skagit/Islands Head Start in Mount Vernon.  Head Start promotes the school readiness of young children from low-income families by providing comprehensive services in early learning, health, and family well-being. Head Start teachers and staff look at the child holistically, individualizing for the needs of each child.

    The Fiscal Technician 3 provides fiscal support using independent judgment in the interpretation and application of a variety of rules and procedures in the area of Accounts Payable.  This position handles a high volume of paper documents, verifying and matching payment documents, preparing payments and inputting data into the accounting system.  A meticulous, confident, detail-oriented self-starter with prior experience in accounts payable is desired.  Strong customer service skills will be essential in effectively working with vendors and staff at all levels of the College in resolving accounts payable items and related issues.

    This is a 12-month, full-time, classified position working 40 hours per week at the main Head Start Center in Mount Vernon, WA.  This position reports to the Director.


    About us: Nestled between the Cascade Mountains and Puget Sound in the northwest corner of Washington State, Skagit Valley College is located 60 miles north of Seattle and 80 miles south of Vancouver, BC.  SVC was established in 1926 in Mount Vernon.  Operating as one college with several campuses and centers, SVC serves Skagit, Island and San Juan Counties with campuses in Mount Vernon and Oak Harbor, centers in Friday Harbor and Langley, and a Marine Manufacturing and Technology Center in Anacortes. SVC is nationally known for its learning communities and for a strong commitment to student success. 


    What we offer: A salary from $2,864 per month with periodic increments to $3,792 per month, depending on education, qualifications and experience. At SVC, you'll balance your work and life with professional growth opportunities, paid holidays, competitive vacation/sick leave packages, and an array of health, dental, vision, and retirement plans to meet your current and future needs.


    How to apply: For full job announcement, qualifications, and to apply, visit the Job Opportunities page and complete an online application at https://www.skagit.edu/careers


    Skagit Valley College is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing equitable opportunities for all groups in terms and conditions of employment and personnel practices. SVC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, perceived or actual physical or mental disability, pregnancy, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, creed, religion, honorably discharged veteran or military status, or use of a trained guide dog or service animal. All faculty and staff hired at Skagit Valley College are encouraged to embrace, continually support, and enhance diversity and equity on our campus and in our community.


    Skagit Valley College adheres to a set of guiding principles:

    Respect, Integrity, Open and Honest Communication, Collaboration and Compassion

    Jamil Sepulveda
    Talent Acquisition Specialist
    Skagit Valley College
    Mount Vernon WA