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Rocky River, Ohio 44116

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Job Postings:

Fiscal Officer
Library / Organization: Rocky River Public Library
City: Rocky River, Ohio
Salary Range: Starting at $60,000; commensurate with experience


The Rocky River Public Library is seeking a Fiscal Officer to manage financial operations of the Library with an annual budget of over $4.5 million. This position ensures that all financial operations, including investments, comply with the statutes of the State of Ohio, state auditing requirements, and the policies of the Board of Trustees. Rocky River Public Library is a school district library with 70+ employees serving a district with a 20,000+ population. This position reports to the Board of Trustees, works collaboratively with the Library Director and supervises the Business Manager and Human Resources Generalist. This is a full-time, salaried, exempt position.

Consideration will be given to candidates with:

  • Five years or more of previous Ohio public entity accounting and reporting experience with increasing responsibilities.
  • A bachelor’s degree in accounting or other directly related field.
  • Experience with payroll, accounts payable and vendor maintenance, and government fund accounting.  
  • Fiscal planning, public fund investment and budgetary experience.  
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain effective working relationships with others. Must possess excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Previous supervisory experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of and experience with public records.
  • Proficiency in use of automated financial data processing systems (CMI preferred), automated payroll systems (Paychex preferred), computers and Excel databases.
Also Required:
Successful completion of criminal background check, credit check and proof of auto liability insurance. Must meet bonding requirements.

Ohio Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS). Paid vacation and sick leave, individual and family health insurance available.

Email Resume and Cover Letter To:
Attn: Jean McQuillan
Board President
Rocky River Public Library

1600 Hampton Road
Rocky River, OH 44116

Deadline for Applications: Applications accepted until the position is filled, review will begin on Friday, September 9, 2016.

Employment Application pdf




Part-Time Shelving Position

A 14 hour/week shelving position is available in the Circulation/Shelving Department of Rocky River Public Library.  The flexible schedule for this position requires days, evenings and weekends.  The position also requires some Sundays 1-5 p.m., compensated at time and a-half. 

Starting salary is $8.21/hr.

The position involves bending, lifting and pushing heavy carts, as well as attention to detail.

Email completed application to Sherry Shuster at or mail to:

Sherry Shuster
HR Generalist
Rocky River Public Library
1600 Hampton Road
Rocky River, Ohio 44116

No phone calls please.

DEADLINE: Open until filled

Posted: July 26, 2016