Finance Director

Department/Agency of position: 
Arvada Fire Protection District
Location of position: 
Arvada, CO
Wage/Salary: 
$105,000 – $125,000
Date Posted: 
Friday, February 2, 2018
Closing Date: 
Thursday, March 1, 2018
Job Description: 

The primary duty of the Finance Director is the performance of non-manual office work directly related to the management and general business operations of the District's finance section, which is an established and essential section within the District's Administrative Division. The Finance Director is expected to exercise discretion and independent judgment in establishing and implementing accounting and bookkeeping programs that ensure the District's finance section operates efficiently and effectively, and in conformance with all laws and generally accepted accounting procedures and standards. The Finance Director is responsible for the management of the programs and staff of the finance section, directly or indirectly, including; finance, accounting, budgeting, audit support, purchasing and procurement processing, payroll and personnel management. The Finance Director is expected to make significant decisions regarding the direction and operations of the District's finance section, including developing goals to meet established benchmarks within the assigned areas.