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Finance-Human Resource Department
Position: Finance Director
Salary Range: $51,066 – $76,599 plus Benefits
Starting Salary: DOQ
Closing Date: Friday, January 3, 2014
The Clinton Finance Department is seeking a Finance Director to coordinate the efforts of the city’s finance operations and serve as a member of the management team. A city rich in tradition and beauty with welcoming neighborhoods and great opportunities, Clinton is centrally located between Raleigh, Wilmington, Goldsboro, and Fayetteville, NC; the ideal location to live. Clinton has a beautiful, active downtown and thriving commercial and industrial sectors. With approximately 8,700 people, the city operates on a budget of more than $14 million to provide residents, visitors, and businesses with essential services. The Finance Director will oversee a department that manages all aspects of the city’s finances including oversight of the city’s 13 departments/division budgets and billing and collections of over 4,000 water, sewer, and sanitation accounts. We value reliable, trustworthy, and competent candidates with a service focus to work in a team environment.
The Finance Director will be a valuable member of the management team and a finance team dedicated to providing exceptional customer service and responsible management and use of public resources. The successful candidate should have the knowledge and ability to perform work in accordance with established municipal financial procedures, local ordinances and policies, NC General Statutes, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, and any other financially governing regulations. The team member must be able to exercise independent judgment and initiative in planning and directing fiscal control systems. Responsibilities include directing the disbursement and accounting of city funds, payroll, purchasing, fixed assets, cash management and investments, accounts receivable and payable, billing, and maintaining accounting software. The Finance Director assists in the annual audit process and preparation of annual operating and capital improvement budgets.
Requires: Considerable knowledge of accounting operations and principles. Graduation from 4-year college/university with a bachelor’s degree in accounting, business admin., or related field with seven (7) years’ experience in public finance with some supervisory experience or equivalent combination of education and experience. Masters preferred. Ability to understand and follow written and oral instructions. Knowledge of budget and performance management preferred. Must possess a valid NC Driver’s License. Physical requirements as listed in full job description. Contact Lisa Carter, HR Director, at 910-299-4903 or firstname.lastname@example.org for a complete job description.
Salary is negotiable based on skills and experience. The current hiring-rate for this position is $51,066. Background and credit checks and drug screening are required of the final candidate.
To Apply: You may obtain an application online at www.cityofclintonnc.us or at City Hall 221 Lisbon St., Clinton. You may submit completed applications, cover letter, and three (3) references by mail to City of Clinton, HR Director, PO Box 199, Clinton, NC 28329-0199; by fax at 910-592-3003; or by email to email@example.com.
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