TOWN CONTROLLER - WINDHAM FINANCE DEPARTMENT
The Town of Windham seeks qualified applicants for the position of Town Controller. The Town Controller performs highly responsible professional and administrative work involving the planning, organizing, and directing activities of the Finance Department, which include accounting and internal control; coordination of the Town budget preparation; the Town's bidding process and procurement policies; reimbursement and investment of Town funds; debt management; ensuring compliance with Finance policy and/or protocol of other departments; and other fiscal activities. The duties and responsibilities range from making difficult technical accounting decisions to performing accounting functions such as account reconciliation, cash management, accounting for various Town funds, monthly financial reports, year-end reports, bank reconciliation, financial analysis, and internal audits. The work involves the regular exercise of independent judgment and initiative based on general knowledge of the Town's administrative policies and procedures, and considerable knowledge, skill, and ability in every phase of municipal accounting and control functions.
Please see the complete job description on the Town's website (www.windhamct.com
) for additional details/information.
Must possess a Master's Degree from a recognized college or university in Business, Accounting, Public Administration, or a related field; plus five (5) years experience in Municipal Government and two (2) years of supervisory experience; or in lieu thereof, an equivalent combination of education, experience, and training that provides the knowledge, skills, and ability to perform the essential functions of the position. Must have a strong working knowledge of the day-to-day operation of a municipality.
This is a full-time exempt position; Salary Grade 11; Salary Range $100,394 - $121,476.
Applications may be obtained from the Town of Windham, Town Manager's Office, 979 Main
Street, Willimantic, CT 06226; or on our website at www.windhamct.com
and must be submitted with a cover letter, resume, and three (3) professional references no later than Friday, November 13 ,2020.