The Lumber River Council of Governments, a regional planning and service agency serving Bladen, Hoke, Richmond, Robeson and Scotland Counties, is seeking a Finance Director. This position is responsible for fiscal control and supervision work of the financial operations of the agency. The Finance Director is responsible for maintaining all of the accounting and related records concerning the receipt, expenditure and balance of federal, state and local funds coming to the LRCOG. Besides general bookkeeping and accounting duties, the Finance Director is also responsible for applying the appropriate federal, state and local regulations and policies. The employee also participates in the preparation of division and agency budgets. Applicant must have considerable knowledge of fiscal regulations, policies and procedures; along with a thorough knowledge of established bookkeeping and accounting principles applicable to governmental accounting transactions. The candidate should possess a minimum of a college degree in accounting or an equivalent combination of experience and training. Prefer two years experience. Cover letter, employment application (www.lrcog.org) and resume’ should be submitted to: Finance Director Position, Lumber River Council of Governments, 30 CJ Walker Road, Pembroke, NC 28372. The closing date is 5:00 p.m. on Friday, June 23, 2017. No faxed resumes and/or employment applications will be accepted. LRCOG is an Equal Opportunity Employer.