Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

City Of Bardstown
02 Oct 2019
30 Oct 2019
Job role
Contract type
Full time
The City of Bardstown, Kentucky, is seeking a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to join our organization. The chosen candidate will be responsible financial decision–making that affects the city, and will provide strategic financial input to the Mayor and City Council. The successful CFO candidate will play a key role in developing and implementing financial procedures to improve and maintain the financial health of the City. Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or related field supplemented by five years directly related work experience, preferably with a government organization. Preferred experience with accounting and billing within City owned Utilities departments including water, sewer, electric, cable and internet. General Duties and Responsibilities include: Plans, organizes, directs, coordinates and evaluates the financial management functions of the CitySupervises, reviews and participates in the development of general procedures, methods, and evaluation of results of the financial activities, including rate design, cost of services, accounts receivable and payable, budgeting, investments, payroll, and maintaining internal accounting controls.Supervises personnel assigned to the Finance Department.Confers with and advises subordinates concerning difficult work problems and the development and installation of financial programs and services.Serves as lead staff to Mayor in the preparation of annual budget.Supervises and participates in the maintenance of the accounting system and general and subsidiary ledgers; prepares and analyzes required reports.Supervises and participates in recording and maintenance of departmental records.Maintains purchase order system.Prepares reports as required by federal and state governments.Maintain the City website as it pertains to the Finance Department. Salary dependent on qualifications. Competitive benefits package that includes health, vision and dental insurance, life insurance, paid vacation, personal days, and retirement contributions. To apply, please email resumes over Category: Finance , Keywords: Chief Financial Officer (CFO)