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Finance Director

Company: City of Hendersonville, Tennessee
Location: Hendersonville
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

We are currently accepting application materials for the Finance Director. Click here for full job announcement.JOB SUMMARYThis position directs the activities of the Finance Department, including managing the City's financial activities and overseeing Risk Management functions. Click here for the full job description.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONSAssigns, directs, supervises, evaluates, and disciplines personnel; coordinates daily work activities.Plans, organizes, and manages the City's finances, including investments, cash management, revenues, disbursements, budget management, cost controls, general accounting, financial accounting and reporting, or other financial activities; oversees Risk Management functions.Interprets, explains, applies, and ensures compliance with all federal, state, and local laws, rules, and regulations.Consults with Mayor, Aldermen, city officials and others to review department operations.Serves as the City Recorder as appointed by the Board of Mayor and Alderman. Provides financial and technical expertise to city departments and city personnel.Attends meetings, serves on committees, and makes speeches and presentations.Develops and implements long and short-term plans, goals and objectives; develops and implements policies and procedures; recommends financial and debt policies.Develops and submits budgets for the department and the City; implements and monitors approved budget.Reviews monthly financials; reviews cash flow status, revenue collections, and check disbursements; oversees the capital asset accounting system and GASB34 requirements.Oversees and coordinates internal and external audits; resolves accounting, audit, and reporting issues with outside agencies and auditors.Meets with HR Director regarding human resources problems and issues; reviews all worker's compensation claims; reviews insurance requirements and liabilities.Meets with bond counsel and financial advisor during bond negotiations.Signs, authorizes, and approves all cash and check disbursements for the city.Assists auditor in preparation of the comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR)Performs other related duties as assigned.SUPERVISORY AND MANAGEMENT RESPONSIBILITY: This position has direct supervision over the Assistant Finance Director and is responsible for the management of the department.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONSBachelor's Degree or higher from an accredited college or university in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Public Administration, or a similar field.Five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in governmental accounting and finance.The following designations are preferred:Certified Municipal Finance Officer (CMFO); or Certified Government Finance Manager (CGFM); or Certified Public Finance Officer (CPFO); or a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).If CPA only, must have five (5) years of government experience with at least three (3) of those years in the State of Tennessee.Ability to be bonded.Ability to utilize computer applications.Must have a valid driver's license.SPECIAL REQUIREMENTCandidate selected must obtain one of the above designations within two (2) years of appointment per Tennessee State Law and must comply with any continuing educational requirements to maintain designation.TO APPLYInterested and qualified candidates must submit a completed Job Application, Resume, and Cover Letter highlighting your career experience as it relates to this position. Complete the City of Hendersonville Job Application. Submit a Resume.Submit a Cover Letter highlighting your relevant work experience.Return your completed Job Application, Resume, and Cover Letter to the Human Resources office at Hendersonville City Hall via the methods below. We do not accept faxed applications.E-mail to: hr@hvilletn.orgMail or bring to: 101 Maple Drive North, Hendersonville, TN 37075For additional information or questions about this opportunity, please contact the HR Department, City of Hendersonville hr@hvilletn.org or by phone at 615-264.5314.DEADLINE TO APPLYThis recruitment is open until filled.PDN-99192b5c-74ab-4722-9dea-c9360f43de16

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