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Position: Finance Director
Municipality:Town of Bethany
Close Date:1/31/2022

JOB POSTING:                    Full-Time Finance Director (37.5 hrs/wk)

LOCATION:                         Town Hall – Town of Bethany

AVAILABLE:                      Immediate

CLOSING DATE:                Open until filled.




Oversees and directs comprehensive municipal finance operations of the Town. Responsible for maintaining the Town’s system of accounts, general fund, and other funds, all other general ledger and all subsidiary ledgers for each fund and all special funds; develop and maintain a complete system of internal controls. Requires the application of professional accounting skills and techniques to a variety of work situations. Supervision of employees engaged in processing documents, posting payroll, and a variety of related duties. Manages benefits for Town and Union employees.  Attends Board of Selectmen and Board of Finance meetings. Take necessary action to ensure compliance with financial requirements established by law, ordinance, or regulation. Performs related work as required.


Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or closely related field. Minimum of five years accounting experience, municipal experience preferred. CPA a plus. Masters in Accounting a plus. Auditing experience a plus. Experience with Edmonds and CheckWriters a plus.


This job description is not, nor is it intended to be, a complete statement of all duties, functions and responsibilities which comprise this position.  For more information, send inquiries to the email below.


All inquiries and paperwork will be processed through the First Selectman’s Office.

Email: pcofrancesco@bethany-ct.com for more information.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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