Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives

Director of Finance & Administrative Services - Western Iowa Power Cooperative, Denison

Date Posted
November 2, 2021
Full Time

Job Details

Western Iowa Power Cooperative (WIPCO) is taking applications for a Director of Finance & Administrative Services to work in our headquarters located in Denison, Iowa. WIPCO is a member-owned, rural electric distribution cooperative with a service area covering approximately 2,100 square miles and serving approximately 3,500 members in west-central Iowa.

The Director of Finance & Administrative Services position includes managing and directing the daily finance and administrative duties of the Cooperative. This includes but is not limited to recording and maintaining financial information; developing and preparing budgets, forecasts, and cost of service studies; calculating and posting journal entries; preparing loan applications and loan fund requests; reconciling bank accounts; initiating wire transfers for payment of debt obligations and power bills; and preparing reliable and accurate monthly financial statements and related documents. The Director of Finance & Administrative Services oversees and manages Accounting, Billing, Customer Service, Payroll, Human Resources, and Information Technology.

This position reports directly to the Executive Vice President & General Manager and works closely with a ten-member, elected Board of Directors.

WIPCO offers a competitive benefits package, which includes medical, dental, disability, life, business travel accident, 401(k) and defined benefit pension plan, paid time off, and holiday pay.

"This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer"



Education: Bachelor’s degree in business, finance, accounting, or related fields. 

Experience: Minimum of five years’ experience in finance and/or accounting with supervisory experience in management or any equivalent combination of education and experience.


Contact Information

To apply for this position, send a cover letter and resume to: 

Marcus Rihner, PO Box 428, Denison, IA 51442, or e-mail to


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