In Observance of Veteran's Day, Monday November 12, 2018, County Offices will be closed.

Meeting Cancellations:

  • Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, November 27, 2018 has been cancelled
  • Bedford County Planning Commission Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, November 20, 2018 has been cancelled. The next meeting of the Planning Commission will be held on Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at 7:00 PM in the Boardroom of the County Administration Building 122 E. Main Street Bedford, Va.

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All paper applications can be mailed to: 

Attn: Department of Human Resources

122 East Main Street

Bedford, VA 24523

Assistant Director of Fiscal Management

  • Type:Full Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:Minimum Salary: $66,805
  • Posted Date:11/02/2018
  • Deadline to Apply:11/26/2018 5:00 PM


122 East Main Street, Bedford VA


8:30 am – 5:00 pm, Monday - Friday

Description: Performs complex professional accounting and administrative work related to the financial operations of the County.  Will be responsible for assisting the Director with coordinating and directing the activities of the department to include but not limited to:  accounts receivable / payable, maintaining general ledger, account reconciliation, journal entries, operational budgets and audits.  Must be able to evaluate and perform complex analytical research.  Will supervise assigned departmental personnel.      


Minimum Requirements Include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, or closely related field and five (5) years of progressive experience in governmental accounting and financial administration, or an equivalent combination of education, experience, and/or training sufficient to demonstrate the necessary knowledge, skills, and abilities.
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the principles / practices of accounting / budgeting as applied to municipal government.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the principles underlying general laws and administrative policies governing municipal financial practices and procedures.
  • Thorough knowledge of audit practices.
  • Skilled in reviewing, evaluating, and refining business processes.
  • Ability to plan, organize, and direct the work of subordinate employees.
  • Ability to prepare complex financial reports.
  • Ability to analyze and evaluate complex financial systems.
  • Ability to express ideas clearly and concisely, orally and in writing.
  • Comprehensive knowledge and skill in the use of spreadsheets, word processing and graphics applications.

    Preferred Experience includes:

  • Master of Accountancy (MA), Master of Business Administration (MBA), or Certified Government Finance Officer (CGFO).

Bedford County maintains a safe, drug-free workplace for its employees. Drug screening, driving record check, a criminal background check, and previous employer references are required for all positions as conditions of pre-employment.

EOE / ADA / Minorities / Females / Vets

Salary Range

$ 66,805 - $117,338 Actual salary dependent on qualifications and experience.



In Person: Bedford County Administration Building, 122 East Main Street, Suite 202, Bedford, VA 24523 Please provide cover letter, resume, and salary requirements.

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Date Posted

November 2, 2018


November 26, 2018 – 5:00 pm


 For jobs with the Department of Social Services, you must use a state application form.

 Internal Job applicants must use the Employee Transfers Policy.

Or you can call 586-7601 to ask for a form to be mailed to you. You can also pick up the form in person at the Bedford County Administration Building, 2nd Floor, 122 East Main Street, Bedford.