Finance Director/Treasurer, City of Mount Clemens

Published Feb 4, 2019

POSITION:FINANCE DIRECTOR/TREASURER
DEPARTMENT:FINANCE DEPARTMENT
WAGE: $70,000 to $82,000 DOQ
Excellent Benefit Package including health, dental, vision and life insurances


TYPICAL DUTIES:
Under the direct supervision of the City Manager. Supervises and directs the day-to-day operations of the Accounting Division, Assessing Division, Treasury Division and Purchasing Division. Plans, supervises and, as necessary, assists staff members in the following fiscal functions: establishing new funds, bank accounts and accounting procedures; preparing taxes, special assessments, water, sewer and sanitation billing and collection; accounts receivable; general billing; signing and disbursing of all checks; and general ledger accounting. Makes daily deposits and investments of City funds. Plans, supervises and assists in the preparation of departmental budgets and annual audit. Develops proposed City tax rates to meet budget. Performs monthly transfer of money between funds as necessary. Manages the City Employee Retirement Fund and Retiree Health Care Trust portfolios. Manages Act 51 funds and prepares reports. Prepares detailed studies such as water, sewer and sanitary rate analysis. Performs debt management including preparation of bond applications. Oversees and maintains City’s network computer system. Acts as a liaison to department-related contractual vendors. Performs other related duties as assigned.


QUALIFICATIONS:
1.Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or related field. Master’s Degree in Public Administration as well as Certified Public Accountant designation preferred.
2.Strong experience in budgeting, auditing, accounting, financial statements and supervisory skills. Minimum of five years’ experience in a municipal finance/accounting environment preferred.
3.Strong communication, interpersonal, analytical and problem-solving skills.
4.Strong computer skills. Experience with BS&A software preferred.
5.Experience with following and implementing GASB standards.


APPLICATION DEADLINE:
4:30 p.m., Friday, February 22, 2019


APPLICATION PROCEDURE:
• Send cover letter, resume, salary requirements, 3 professional references and completed employment application to:
City of Mount Clemens, Human Resources Department, One Crocker Boulevard, Mount Clemens, MI 48043
• Employment applications are available from the Human Resources Department, One Crocker Boulevard, Mount Clemens, MI and on the City’s web site: www.cityofmountclemens.com


AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER M/F/D/V