Fiscal Director

Fiscal Director
Chelan-Douglas Health District
 East Wenatchee, Washington
Job Description

Located on the shores of the Wenatchee River and Columbia River interchange and at the foothills of the Cascade Mountains, East Wenatchee, Washington, is surrounded by natural beauty and ample opportunities for an incredible quality of life. The area has the best of the Northwest, without the rain and is an outdoor enthusiast's dream. Just 13 miles south, the Mission Ridge Ski and Board Resort holds 2,000 acres of skiable land for downhill and cross-country skiing and snowboarding. During the warmer months, other popular activities include water sports such as boating on the Wenatchee and Columbia Rivers. The Wenatchee Valley is well known for its bountiful orchards and vineyards that produce fruits and wines that are enjoyed all over the world.

Chelan-Douglas Health District (CDHD) is a cash-based organization, operating on a budget of approximately $8 million, with a $2 million reserve, and 52 FTEs. CDHD is a two-county health district, governed by a 12-member Board of Health. Programs and services include Disease Prevention, Community & Family Health, Environmental Health, Emergency Preparedness, and Vital Statistics.

Reporting to the CDHD Administrator and Deputy Administrator, the Fiscal Director is directly responsible for overseeing the operation of the fiscal department, facilities, and IT. The Fiscal Director will regularly brief the Board of Health and work with them to develop or evolve Fiscal and Operations policy across the health district. The Fiscal Director works closely with CDHD departments to support their operations, fiscal, logistics, facilities and IT needs. The Fiscal Director manages the District’s fiscal programs and supports operations, which may include assessment of community needs, the development of long-term strategies and goals for the District, and the planning and implementation of environmental public health programs. This position monitors staff and program performance and provides effective supervision to the members of the team they lead. The Fiscal Director develops and monitors program budgets and assures effective implementation of grant and contract deliverables and of the reporting required by funding sources. This position also supports facilities and IT in managing their workflows, contractors, and projects, and may include grant writing and other fund-raising activities. The Fiscal Director will work effectively with external agencies and partners, including the State Department of Health, Chelan and Douglas Counties, and others.

Education and experience: A four (4) year accounting degree or equivalent, and at least five (5) years of experience in a management position. Knowledge of accounting principles and practices.

For a complete position profile, full job description and to apply online, visit Prothman at and click on "Open Recruitments". For questions, call 206-368-0050. The Chelan-Douglas Health District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Apply by April 14, 2024. (First review, open until filled.)