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The Corporation for Ohio Appalachian Development (COAD) has the following positions available:


Accountant
Opportunity

 Fiscal Division
Athens, Ohio Location


The Corporation for Ohio Appalachian Development, COAD, has the following full-time position available that includes an excellent fringe benefits package.

The Accountant is responsible for working with personnel among local vendors and personnel.  Projects might include the compilation, editing and distribution of databases, account receivable and payable activities, and accounting. The Accountant will also work in collaboration with departments and organizations to reconcile accounts.

Qualifications: Excellent written and verbal communication skills will be a strong attribute for the position. Position requires the ability to have strong organizational, accounting skills and be able to prioritize multiple tasks.  Applicants need to have computer and technology skills including familiarity with the creation and use of spreadsheets, and familiarity with databases. This position requires a minimum or working towards a degree or certification in Accounting, Business, Marketing, or any other related field. Additional requirements include: data entry, advance excel experience, accounting background is preferred, accounts receivable, reconciliations, and customer service. A valid Ohio drivers’ license and vehicle insurance is required.

Please send resume, with cover letter and three references, by April 22, 2016 to:

COAD
Katie Vaughn
Payroll/Benefits Manager
PO Box 787, Athens, Ohio
45701-0787

They may also be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

COAD is an equal opportunity employer/provider of services.


Early Childhood Career Opportunity

Special Projects Coordinator – Infant Toddler

Duties/Responsibilities: The candidate is responsible for stimulating community interest in establishing, expanding, and/or improving the quality of early care and education settings as a representative of COAD: help to establish and/or improve quality child care programs; provide intensive technical assistance toward Ohio Step Up to Quality ratings; conduct program assessments and quality improvement plans and develop/provide training to adult learners. This is a part-time (20 hours per week) position.

Required Qualifications:

  • A minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Education or a related field is required.
  • Three years’ experience working directly with infants/toddlers children in an early education setting,
  • Two years of experience working with adult learners.

A great candidate will have solid customer service skills, strong organizational and communication skills and be able to prioritize multiple tasks; this position requires daily outreach in a ten county region, (occasional overnight travel is required). Prefer candidates with knowledge and experience in Ohio’s child care / early childhood education systems, specifically best practice in infant/toddler settings.   Valid Ohio drivers’ license and vehicle insurance required.

Please send resume, with cover letter and three references, by April 22, 2016 to:

COAD
  Katie Vaughn
Payroll/Benefits Manager
 P.O. Box 787, Athens, Ohio
45701-0787

They may also be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

COAD is an equal opportunity employer/provider of services.


Senior Programs
RSVP Area Coordinator - Jackson County

COADs Senior Programs Division seeks a confident professional with at least two years of experience working with seniors or volunteers to join our team. The RSVP Area Coordinator will serve in a regional capacity (Jackson Co.). This is a part-time position (24 hours/week) with some benefits.

A great attribute for the candidate is to be knowledgeable on senior citizen matters and volunteer administration. A necessity is to be able to work independently as well as part of a team. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential. A Bachelor’s degree is preferred but experience in the field is considered equivalent.

Please send resume, with cover letter and three references, by April 22, 2016 to:

COAD
Katie Vaughn
Payroll/Benefits Manager
P.O. Box 787, Athens, Ohio
45701-0787

They may also be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE

The Corporation for Ohio Appalachian Development (COAD) is seeking an individual with customer service experience and an aptitude for working with people over the telephone.  As a customer services representative, this individual will work for the Utility programs in the Athens office.  Key responsibilities will include scheduling appointments, completing the necessary paperwork, and data entry.

Qualifications include: 2 years experience in customer services or telemarketing, basic computer skills, ability to communicate with individuals of varied socioeconomic backgrounds, possess a valid Ohio driver’s license and dependable transportation, and must be insurable.

Salary range is based on experience, skills, and ability. This position is 40 hours a week with benefits.  

Please send resume with cover letter and three references to:

   COAD
    Katie Vaughn
  Payroll/Benefits Manager
P.O. Box 787, Athens, Ohio
45701-0787.

         They may also be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

COAD is an equal opportunity employer/provider of services.