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Full-Time Fiscal Officer

The Portsmouth Public Library has a vacancy for a Full-time Fiscal Officer.  Under the direction of the Library Board of Trustees and in conjunction with the Library Director, the Fiscal Officer plans, organizes, and administers the daily financial activities of library operations and follows legal and procedural regulations as defined under the Ohio Revised Code for receiving, investing and appropriating library funds. Candidate must possess bachelor’s degree in accounting or business, minimum of 5 years’ experience in accounting (public sector preferred), ability to obtain a Public Official Bond and proficiency in financial data processing systems (Software Solutions, Inc. preferred).  Successful… Read More »

Fiscal Officer

Revised 08-28-2015  Type: Full-time Salary: $48,000 – $53,000 (salary commensurate with experience) Reports to: Board of Directors  Summary:  Under Board direction the Fiscal Officer is responsible for the financial operations of the Library pursuant to the Ohio Revised Code (ORC) sections 3375.36-3375.39. The Fiscal Officer ensures that all financial operations comply with state and local laws, the directives of the State Auditor, and policies and decisions of the Portsmouth Public Library Board of Trustees.  Minimum Job Requirements  Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Business Ability to attain Public Official Bond Minimum five years’ experience in accounting and business management, public sector… Read More »

Time Traveler Newsletter July/Aug

Welcome to The Time Traveler: Portsmouth Past and Present! Our goal is to bring Scioto County, Ohio’s past to life through engaging articles, archives, and images that residents can be proud to share today. Be on the lookout for our next issue in September!

TumbleBooks

The Portsmouth Public Library offers the TumbleBook Library for use by our library patrons. This library is a collection of TumbleBooks – animated, talking picture books – suited for elementary school children. TumbleBooks are created from existing picture books, adding sound, animation, music and narration to create an electronic picture book. These electronic books are a literacy resource that keeps children interested and involved in reading and are great for children learning to read. The interactive web site keeps children engaged and contributes to success in school while helping to instill a love of reading. The TumbleBook Library collection can… Read More »

Novelist Plus

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Time Traveler Newsletter May/June

Welcome to The Time Traveler: Portsmouth Past and Present! Our goal is to bring Scioto County, Ohio’s past to life through engaging articles, archives, and images that residents can be proud to share today. Be on the lookout for our next issue in July!

Time Traveler Newsletter March/April

Welcome to The Time Traveler: Portsmouth Past and Present! Our goal is to bring Scioto County, Ohio’s past to life through engaging articles, archives, and images that residents can be proud to share today. Be on the lookout for our next issue in May!

Time Traveler Newsletter #5

Welcome to The Time Traveler: Portsmouth Past and Present! Our goal is to bring Scioto County, Ohio’s past to life through engaging articles, archives, and images that residents can be proud to share today. Be on the lookout for our next issue in March!