Western Piedmont Community College
1001 Burkemont Avenue
Morganton, NC 28655
Phone: 828-438-6000

Job Location

Main Campus


Hiring Range – Minimum to Midpoint ($4,630 – 5,787/monthly)



Job Category

  • Professional

Application Period

Opens: Friday, August 31, 2018
Closes: Sunday, September 30, 2018

Target Start Date

Monday, October 15, 2018

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Vice President for Administrative Services/CFO

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

1. Bachelor Degree in Accounting, Business Administration, or related field.
2. Five years’ experience in related field.
3. Thorough understanding of accounting principles including fund accounting, accruals, and preparation of financial statements.
4. Excellent communication skills with students, employees, and external agencies.
5. Ability to supervise and direct activities of the Business Office personnel.
6. Demonstrated computer experience using Microsoft Office products.

Preferred Qualifications

1. Master's or Professional Certification such as CPA or CMA.
2. Community college experience.
3. Software: Datatel, Informer, E-Trieve document retention and E-Forms.

Position Description

The Controller, reporting to the Vice President for Administrative Services / CFO, is responsible for the supervision and daily operations of the Business Office including purchasing, receiving and disbursement of funds, capital assets and financial accounting for all funds budgeted for the College.

How to Apply

Applications must be submitted online at


Job Post Contact

Anita Berry

Benefit/Recruitment Specialist

Western Piedmont Community College

(828) 448-3127