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Due to a retirement, the Wisconsin Valley Library Service (WVLS) in Wausau, Wisconsin is seeking a full-time Accounting and Human Resources Specialist.  Under the general direction of the WVLS Director, this position performs a variety of financial- and human resources-related duties for WVLS including biweekly payroll, accounts payable and receivable functions, and prepares month-end, quarterly and year-end financial statements in accordance with state and federal reporting requirements. WVLS is a federated public library system, located in Wausau, Wisconsin, and provides service to 25 public libraries in its 7-county area.

Qualified applicants must hold an accredited two- or four-year degree in accounting and 2 years of general accounting experience.  Experience in use of QuickBooks accounting software and government accounting are desirable but not required. Candidates must possess strong oral and written communication skills, strong initiative, ability to handle multiple projects, ability to work collaboratively with others, and a sense of humor.  Candidates must have a valid driver’s license and the ability to travel independently.

Compensation range for this position:  $24.48 – $28.42 per hour, depending on experience and qualifications.  Excellent benefits package includes health and dental insurance; sick leave, vacation, and paid holidays; and contributions to the WI State Retirement Fund. Deferred compensation, flexible spending, and life and vision insurance options are offered.

A complete job description and application are available here. 

While applications will be accepted until the position is filled, preference will be given to applications received by or on November 12, 2021.

Mail or email cover letter, resume, and application with complete contact information for three references to:

Marla Sepnafski at director@wvls.org

Marla Sepnafski
Wisconsin Valley Library Service
300 N First Street
Wausau, WI  54403.

An Equal Opportunity Employer.