The City of El Monte is the hub of the San Gabriel Valley, located approximately 12 miles east of downtown Los Angeles, where two major freeways—Interstate 10 and 605 intersect. El Monte’s slogan is “Welcome to Friendly El Monte” and historically is known as the “The End of the Santa Fe Trail.” El Monte is currently undergoing a development boom, with over one billion dollars in private investments under construction, approved or in the review process. The City of El Monte is a full-service city with approximately 290 full-time employees and 300 part-time employees and is supported by a FY2017-18 total budget of $72 million.
The ideal candidate will be a results-oriented finance professional and have the ability to foster a culture of professionalism and customer service. The Finance Director will exemplify a strong sense of personal and professional ethics, integrity, and humanity. Candidates should possess extensive knowledge of local government finance and accounting, local government investment practices, debt administration, financing techniques, auditing principles, and cost accounting methods.
Salary range up to $158,196.00; salary supplemented by a competitive benefits package. If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please visit our City website at www.ci.el-monte.ca.us to apply online. Please contact Elizabeth Zambrano if you have any questions. Closes on November 16, 2017, at 11:59 pm, apply now.