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Position: Deputy Finance Director
Municipality:City of Derby
Close Date:11/30/2021




Position:                Deputy Finance Director

Department:       Finance; Reports to Finance Director

Classification:   Salaried, Non-exempt

Full/Part-Time: Full-Time (35 hours/week)

Schedule:              Monday-Wednesday 8:30am-5:00 pm, Thursday 8:30am-6:00 pm, and Friday 8:30am-12:30 pm

Rate of Pay:        Per City Hall Employees Contract (Local 1303-259)

Current Annual Salary:  $64,610.00

Closing date:      Friday, November 12th, 2021                      


Job posting:

The City of Derby is seeking a full-time employee to support the Finance Director in the daily operations of the finance department. The position performs very responsible professional accounting, administrative and supervisory work, and assists the Finance Director in carrying out a broad range of municipal finance functions. A full list of required duties can be found in the attached job description.


Minimum Qualifications:

A Bachelorís Degree in Finance, Accounting, or related field and five (5) years relevant experience plus computer skills.


Physical requirements:

         Ability to remain in a stationary position, often standing or sitting for prolonged periods

         Ability to bend, reach and perform other necessary movements to place documents in file cabinets

         Ability to work in a setting subject to continuous interruptions and background noises

         Ability to lift up to twenty-five (25) pounds occasionally.


Conditions of Employment:

Must pass drug test and criminal background check.

This position is subject to a probationary period of sixty (60) working days



A copy of the full job description is attached.


An employment application may be obtained by visiting the City of Derby website at https://www.derbyct.gov/EmploymentOpportunities or by contacting John Board at jboard@derbyct.gov or at 203-736-1450 ext. 1221.


Please send completed applications to:

Mr. John Board

Administrative Assistant to the Mayor

1 Elizabeth Street

Derby, CT 06418


The City of Derby is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. Discrimination is prohibited against applicants on the basis of age, race, color, religious creed, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, ancestry, genetic information, status as a veteran, present or past history of mental disorder, or intellectual, learning, or physical disability.


Date Posted: 10/28/2021

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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