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City of Tucker
The position will report to the City Manager with a full benefits package. The Finance Director will manage every aspect of the Finance Department and work closely with the Municipal Court operations to cross train staff.
PRIMARY DUTIES INCLUDE:
The City is looking for a Finance Director who is both a manager and a leader. The individual will be someone who leads by example and demonstrates honesty and integrity. He/she will be someone who encourages teamwork and is comfortable rolling up their sleeves to get the job done. This department is not one where the Director can sit behind a desk and direct traffic. The ideal candidate will be positive, upbeat and have an entrepreneurial spirit as he/she takes the department to the next level in terms of customer service and professionalism.
The best candidate will be someone who works diligently with other City departments to get them the information and support they need and help them find ways to help them solve their problems and not be viewed as a roadblock. The ideal candidate must have outstanding communication skills, both oral and written, and needs to be able to present information to the elected officials and the public clearly and concisely. Strong analytical skills and consistent accuracy are critical to this position in order to inspire trust and transparency.
The candidate will have had high level, relevant management and leadership experience in progressively more responsible positions. He/she will have a track record of achievement and excellence in operating in the municipal government or other relevant financial sector. The ideal candidate will have at least five years’ experience as a manager in finance, preferably in local government. The individual is expected to have at least a bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, business administration, public administration, or a related field. A CPA is highly desirable. CGFO certification is a plus. An in-depth understanding of financial accounting is required and expertise in local government accounting software is strongly preferred.
The expected salary range is: $120,000 - $140,000. A comprehensive benefits package includes: Health, dental and vision insurance, 457 Deferred Comp and 401(a) Retirement Plans, Paid Time Off, life insurance, and short-term and long-term disability.
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The City of Tucker is an Equal Opportunity Employer and adheres to all ADA rules and regulations. Hiring is dependent upon drug screening, a background check, and an employment check.p >