|Position:|| ||Director of Finance/Treasurer|
|Municipality:||Town of Simsbury|
Town of Simsbury, Connecticut is seeking an innovative, collaborative, dynamic
and experienced professional to serve and lead the Simsbury Finance Department.
A full profile of the department, position and community will be available at www.simsbury-ct.gov.
Director of Finance/Treasurer is responsible for establishing a vision,
planning, directing and evaluating the financial affairs for the Town of
Simsbury. Sample duties include: developing
and implementing financial policies and procedures; overseeing all finance
related functions such as accounting, budget development and monitoring, grant
administration, payroll, and purchasing; serving as the Treasurer and
overseeing cash management; assisting with management of employee benefits such
as health insurance fund and pension fund management; and overseeing the
Revenue and Assessment divisions. The Director is also responsible for coaching,
supervising and evaluating departmental personnel in accordance with collective
bargaining provisions and other applicable Human Resources policies. The Director
of Finance will work under the administrative direction of the Town Manager and
the policy direction of the Board of Finance.
The anticipated hiring range is $100,000-$125,000 per year with a competitive benefits package.
The preferred candidate will be subject to a criminal background
check, drug/alcohol screening, motor vehicle check and a pre-employment medical
must have a Bachelorís degree from an accredited college or university with
major coursework in accounting, finance, business administration or related
field. A minimum of eight (8) years of experience in accounting, auditing,
finance or a related field and a minimum of four (4) years of supervisory experience
are required. Experience working for a municipality and possession of a
CPA and masterís degree are highly desirable.
candidates are required to submit an on-line employment application including resume, letter of interest, and list of at least 3
professional references to www.simsbury-ct.gov/jobs. The
deadline for all required application materials is Friday, March 16, 2018 at 1pm
you have any problems while using the online application system, or if you
require a reasonable accommodation to apply for this position, please contact the
Town Managerís Office at (860) 658-3291.