Director of Finance & Purchase/Treasurer

Department/Agency of position: 
City of La Crosse
Location of position: 
La Crosse, WI
$93,876 - $123,599 DOQ
Date Posted: 
Thursday, June 19, 2014
Closing Date: 
Thursday, July 17, 2014
Job Description: 

City of La Crosse is seeking a dynamic DIRECTOR OF FINANCE AND PURCHASE/TREASURER. Executive position controls all aspects of City financial accounting, purchasing and treasurer’s functions, including reporting, recordkeeping, budget preparation and administration, investments, purchasing, payroll, tax incremental districts, tax and debt administration, and supervision of staff. As part of the City’s future restructuring this position will serve as a key member of the Mayor’s executive team, and will provide leadership and oversight of several departments. Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Public Administration or related field, with a minimum of three years of municipal accounting experience; or equivalent combination of experience and training. Supervisory experience preferred. Computer experience in MS Office required.  Experience in Munis, Personality, Discover, SQL is helpful. Salary range: $93,876 - $123,599 DOQ. Comprehensive benefit package provided. Applications accepted until filled. EOE/Drug Free Workplace.