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JOB TITLE: Finance Director
JOB SUMMARY: This position is responsible for the overall Administration of the Finance and for directing the Finance Department and for coordinating all financial activities of the City as directed by the City Council, City Manager and Mayor.
GUIDELINES: Guidelines are relevant federal and state laws, grant requirements, city ordinances, policies and procedures, and accepted accounting principles for government organizations.
Interpretation is necessary in the application of guidelines.
COMPLEXITY: This position assists the City Manager in a variety of functions including administration, accounting, economic forecasting, budget preparation, and supervision. Tasks within each of these areas are somewhat related. Complexity is added by the presence of time constraints, the variety of tasks, and the number of guidelines.
SCOPE AND EFFECT: Successful performance in this position insures efficient operation of the department, effective handling of all city financial transactions, effective budget development, and profitable investment of financial resources. Errors could result in loss of funds and credibility for the city and could cause legal liability.
PERSONAL CONTACTS: Contacts are typically with elected officials, managers in all departments, vendors, auditors, representatives of financial institutions and organizations, and representatives of the media.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Work is typically performed with employee sitting at a desk with intermittent standing and walking. Employee must occasionally lift light objects.
WORK ENVIRONMENT: Work is performed in an office.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with the completion of a Bachelor’s degree in a course of study related to the occupational field.
Resumes should be submitted to City of Nashville, Attention City Manager, P O Box 495, Nashville GA 31639.p >