TOWN OF ELLINGTON
55 MAIN STREET-PO BOX 187
ELLINGTON CT 06029-0187
TEL 870-3100 FAX 870-3102
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
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 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