Administrative and Finance Officer – Tarentum Borough

Deadline: August 28, 2024

Tarentum Borough is hiring an Administrative and Finance Officer as our current staff member is retiring, and the role is being reimagined. This is your chance to join a vibrant, up-and-coming community and make a significant impact!

💼 Position: Administrative and Finance Officer
📍 Location: Tarentum Borough, Allegheny County, PA
💰 Salary Range: $65,000 – $85,000 Annually DOQ
Full-time Daylight Shift, Exempt Salary Position

Why Join Us?

  • Reimagine the Role: Step into a newly redefined position and bring your innovative ideas to life.
  • Financial Expertise: Utilize your finance background in a dynamic municipal management role.
  • Community Impact: Play a pivotal role in the growth and development of Tarentum Borough.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage and maintain the Borough’s financial accounting systems.
  • Perform bookkeeping, payroll preparation, and financial reporting.
  • Assist in developing long and short-term plans for Borough operations.
  • Support the Borough Manager in budget preparation and decision-making processes.


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or related field with 2+ years of experience, OR
  • Associate degree with 4+ years of experience, OR
  • 8+ years of practical accounting/finance experience.
  • Strong knowledge of municipal finance, accounting, and regulatory compliance.

Special Requirements:

  • Must be bondable.

Tools and Equipment:

  • Personal computer, accounting software, payroll systems, and other office equipment.

Physical Demands:

  • Sitting, talking, hearing, handling objects, and occasionally lifting up to 20 pounds.

Work Environment:

  • Quiet, with moderate noise levels during busy times.

Selection Process:

  • Formal application, education and experience review, interview, reference check, and job-related tests.

How to Apply:

Ready to make a difference in our community? Apply now and join our dynamic team dedicated to making Tarentum a great place to live, work, and visit!

  • Complete a Borough Employment Application at
  • Send the complete employment application, resume, and cover letter to or mail it to 318 East 2nd Avenue, Tarentum, PA 15084, with attention to the Borough Manager.
  • Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Tarentum Borough is an Equal Opportunity Employer.