By: Alexis Carpenter

VHFA Is Hiring

Vermont Housing Finance Agency (VHFA) is recruiting a new Staff Accountant. Formed in 1974, VHFA’s mission is to finance and promote affordable, safe, and decent housing opportunities for low- and moderate-income Vermonters. Named one of the “Best Small/Medium Places to Work in Vermont” several times over the last few years, VHFA offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. VHFA is looking for an individual who will help us to maintain our great reputation, and who demonstrates a strong work ethic, is creative, puts customers first, and works well both independently and as a team player. 

The Staff Accountant is responsible for the Agency's accounts payable and daily cash receipts functions and participates in quarterly closing activities. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to; review, classification, and input of vendor invoices for all programs/funds; generating cash disbursements using Mitas, the Agency’s accounting system; reconciliation, recording, and transmitting of daily cash receipts for deposit; annual preparation of 1099/1098s; maintain various worksheets, detail schedules, and trial balances in support of the monthly, quarterly, and annual closing processes. This positions will also serve as backup for some functions of the Mortgage Loan Analyst. 

VHFA is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workplace. We highly encourage women, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ people, and people from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds to apply. 

For a detailed job description, salary range, and benefits overview for this position, please see VHFA's website to apply, send a cover letter (required), resume, and references to the Human Resources Department at [email protected]. The position will be open until it is filled.