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Position: Finance Officer/Treasurer
Municipality:Town of Ellington
Close Date:2/1/2020
ELLINGTON CT 06029-0187
TEL 870-3100 FAX 870-3102

Position Announcement 

Finance Officer/Treasurer: Under the general direction of the First Selectman, acts in the capacity of the Town's Chief Fiscal Officer to plan, develop, coordinate, and manage the Town’s fiscal controls and activities which entails the application of budgeting and accounting principles and practices, payroll, budgeting, financial planning, data processing, risk management, purchasing, and cash management; coordinates investment planning and administration, acts as Town Treasurer. Assists the First Selectman in preparing the annual operating and capital improvement budgets and messages. Advises the Board of Selectmen and the Board of Finance regarding fiscal matters. Assists the Water Pollution Control Authority (WPCA) will budgetary and financial activities. 

Qualifications: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business or Public Administration and seven (7) years of increasingly responsible experience in municipal government accounting, including 1-2 years of supervisory experience, or equivalent combination of education, training and experience. 

Must be eligible for bonding in accordance with Connecticut State Statutes. 

Must possess a valid motor vehicle driver's license. 

Salary Range: $92,796 - $150,026 

Benefits: Vacation, Personal, Holiday and Sick Leave Health Insurance with Town contribution to HSA Dental Insurance Life Insurance Short and Long Term Disability Insurance Town of Ellington 401A Money Purchase Plan with matching provision 

Schedule: Must be flexible to attend evening meetings. 

Closing date: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled; however an initial review of applications will be done on February 1, 2020. 

To Apply: Visit ellington-ct.gov to apply and to view the job description. Please submit a letter of interest, resume and completed Town of Ellington Employment Application via the website or mail: First Selectman’s Office, PO Box 187, Ellington, CT 06029. 

Posted: 11.14.19 General Government Buildings Government Finance Officers Association CT Conference of Municipalities 


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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