This is a rare opportunity to join the City in the capacity of its CFO due to the retirement of the City’s long-term Director. Under administrative direction from the City Manager, the Chief Financial Officer/Director of Management Services (CFO) serves as a key member of the executive team and provides highly effective leadership and oversight to the financial affairs of the City. The position plans, directs and manages the activities and operations of the Management Services Department, coordinates assigned activities with other City departments and outside agencies and provides highly responsible and complex administrative support to the City Manager. The CFO has supervision over 23 professional, technical, and clerical FTEs.
THE KEY RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE CFO POSITION INCLUDE:
Seasoned Financial Expert: sound background serving as a Finance Director in a local government setting.
Tech Savvy: ability to work with, and manage, multiple financial services systems, experience with Tyler Muni is desirable.
Auditor’s Mindset: outstanding critical thinking and analytical skills to conduct internal reviews and oversee external audit processes; provide professional skepticism and review to financial practices.
Innovative Leader: driven to develop a forward-thinking organization which integrates evolving best practices in the field.
TO BE CONSIDERED
The first formal screening of candidates September 13, 2021.
Please contact Nancy Hetrick with Management Partners at 408-437-5400 or email@example.com with any questions.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Eight years of broad and extensive professional experience in government budget administration, fiscal operations, accounting, and auditing, with
at least five years of local government and supervisory experience or a combination
of education and experience.
A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Accounting, Business Administration, Economics, Public Administration, or a closely related field.
MBA/MPA or CPA preferred, but not required.
SALARY AND COMPENSATION
The salary range for the Chief Financial Officer/Director of Management Services is $151,350 - $201,800 annually; placement within the range is dependent upon qualifications.
THE CITY ALSO OFFERS A COMPETITIVE BENEFITS PACKAGE, INCLUDING: