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Finance Director

Category: Management
Description:
FINANCE DIRECTOR THIS POSITION IS CURRENTLY VACANT AND CREATES A PRODIGIOUS CAREER OPPORTUNITY FOR AN EXPERIENCED AND INNOVATIVE FINANCE PROFESSIONAL WHO IS BOTH A STRATEGIC PLANNER AND A RESPONSIBLE FIDUCIARY. THE KEY EMPLOYEE IN THIS CLASS SERVES AS THE CHIEF FINANCE DIRECTOR FOR THE TOWN OF BEECH MOUNTAIN. EMPHASIS OF THE WORK IS ON THE EXERCISE OF MANAGERIAL AND PROFESSIONAL ACCOUNTING KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES REQUIRED TO OVERSEE THE OPERATIONS AND EMPLOYEES OF THE FINANCE DEPARTMENT INCLUDING SUBSIDIARY FUNCTIONS FOR TREASURY, INVESTMENTS, BUDGET, BILLING AND COLLECTIONS OF TAXES AND MUNICIPAL SERVICES, AND OTHER ACCOUNTING DIVISIONS AND OPERATIONS. WORK IS PERFORMED WITH BROAD DISCRETION AND JUDGMENT IN MANAGING THE DEPARTMENT AND IS PERFORMED UNDER THE GENERAL DIRECTION OF THE TOWN MANAGER AND WORK IS EVALUATED ON THE BASIS OF ATTAINMENT OF INDIVIDUAL AND DEPARTMENT OBJECTIVES, ACCURACY OF RECORDS, COMPLIANCE WITH FEDERAL AND STATE LAWS, AND ADHERENCE TO NATIONAL GENERAL ACCEPTED ACCOUNTING PRINCIPLES. BEECH MOUNTAIN IS THE HIGHEST INCORPORATED TOWN IN EASTERN AMERICA, WITH AN ELEVATION OF 5,506 FEET AND IS A TOURIST AND RESORT HOME DESTINATION. THE TOWN IS GOVERNED BY A COUNCIL-MANAGER FORM OF GOVERNMENT. THE TOWN COUNCIL IS COMPRISED OF A FIVE-MEMBER NON-PARTISAN BOARD INCLUDING THE MAYOR. DEPARTMENTS INCLUDE THE POLICE DEPARTMENT, VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT, PUBLIC WORKS, ADMINISTRATION AND PARKS AND RECREATION, ALL OF WHICH WORK CLOSELY COLLABORATING WITH THE FINANCE DIRECTOR. EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: GRADUATION FROM AN ACCREDITED COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY WITH A BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN ACCOUNTING, BUSINESS, FINANCE, PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION OR A RELATED FIELD AND 5 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE IN FINANCE ADMINISTRATION (PREFERABLY IN LOCAL GOVERNMENT) AT LEAST 3 YEARS OF WHICH MUST HAVE BEEN ABOVE THE FIRST-LINE SUPERVISORY LEVEL; A MASTER’S DEGREE IS PREFERRED. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT EXAMPLES • CERTIFIED AS A MUNICIPAL FINANCIAL OFFICER BY THE NORTH CAROLINA LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCE OFFICERS ASSOCIATION • CERTIFIED AS A NOTARY PUBLIC • A VALID DRIVER’S LICENSE RECOGNIZED IN THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA • BACKGROUND /CREDIT CHECK SALARY RANGE: $61,080.56 - $91,620.84 SALARY COMMENSURATE WITH EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE. THE TOWN OF BEECH MOUNTAIN INCLUDES AN EXCELLENT BENEFIT PLAN: NC RETIREMENT, HEALTH PLAN FOR EMPLOYEE, 401(K), HOLIDAYS AND PAID LEAVE. APPLICATION DEADLINE: OPEN UNTIL FILLED TO APPLY: SUBMIT A COMPLETED TOWN APPLICATION @ WWW.TOWNOFBEECHMOUNTAIN.COM/EMPLOYMENT AND FOLLOW THE 'TO APPLY' LINK ALONG WITH COVER LETTER AND RESUME ELECTRONICALLY TO CLERK@TOWNOFBEECHMOUNTAIN.COM OR MAIL / HAND DELIVER TO: TOWN OF BEECH MOUNTAIN ATTENTION: TAMARA MERCER, TOWN CLERK / HR DIRECTOR 403 BEECH MOUNTAIN PARKWAY BEECH MOUNTAIN, NC 28604 QUESTIONS? • CONTACT TOWN MANAGER TIM HOLLOMAN AT MANAGER@TOWNOFBEECHMOUNTAIN.COM OR 828-387-4236. • CONTACT TOWN CLERK / HR DIRECTOR TAMARA MERCER AT CLERK@TOWNOFBEECHMOUNTAIN.COM OR 828-387-4236
Employer: Town of Beech Mountain
Expires: 1/2/2020
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