Chief Financial Officer / County Auditor

Department/Agency of position: 
Dunn County
Location of position: 
Menomonie, WI
$88,800 – $116,400
Date Posted: 
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Job Description: 

Dunn County, Wisconsin (pop. 44,497) is seeking a Chief Financial Officer/County Auditor (CFO). The CFO directs county-wide financial operations, including financial reporting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, general ledger accounting and budgeting, and ensures the fiduciary responsibility of all County operations. The CFO manages a department budget of $6 million and a staff of 16 FTEs, including three accounting managers. The CFO reports to the County Manager and has frequent interaction with the County’s Executive Committee and the Committee on Administration. The position requires a Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance, or a related field and extensive experience with progressively responsible financial/auditing experience, including four years of supervisory experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Qualified candidates will have experience in budgeting, governmental fund accounting, managing enterprise funds, long-range fiscal planning and utilizing an integrated accounting software and ERP platform. Must have excellent communication and presentation skills. Wisconsin local government experience and working knowledge of SAP helpful but not required. Salary range is $88,800 – $116,400, dependent upon candidate education and experience. Competitive benefits package, including health care options and a health savings account. Participation in WRS. Relocation negotiable. Qualified candidates please submit your cover letter and resume online by visiting our website at This position is open until filled; however, first consideration will be given to resumes received by December 12, 2017. For more information, please contact Sharon Klumpp at or by calling 651.223.3053 (office) or 651.270.6856 (mobile), or Patty Heminover at or 651-223-3058 (office). Dunn County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.