Northwest Hills Council of Governments

Goshen, CT United States

The Northwest Hills Council of Governments (NHCOG) seeks a highly skilled and self-motivated, full-time (35 hrs./wk.) Financial/Office Manager with a desire to work in a rural context with a team of dedicated professionals. The Financial/Office Manager performs all necessary financial, bookkeeping, and fiscal-related activities of the Council, subject to Federal and State accounting procedures and audit requirements. In addition, the manager maintains personnel records, reports payroll and manages the day-to-day office environment of the organization and is also the general administrative assistant to Executive Director and staff.

A full position description can be found on the NHCOG website below or by contacting the office at 860-491-9884 or email at

The Northwest Hills Council of Governments (NHCOG) provides assistance in regional and transportation planning, environmental management, emergency preparedness, economic development, and municipal shared services to a region of 21 municipalities. Regional attributes include:

To apply, submit a letter of interest, resume, and at least three references to Robert A Phillips, Executive Director. Selected candidates may be asked to provide additional information. This position will remain open until filled, however it is highly encouraged to apply early.  To learn more about NHCOG, visit our website at

NHCOG is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Experience Level
Mid I (1-4 years)
AICP Level
Management, Budgeting, or Finance
Salary Range
$45,000 - $55,000 DOQ

Contact Information

Robert Phillips
59 Torrington Road
Suite 1-A
Goshen, CT
United States
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