Finance Director

Department/Agency of position: 
Town of Coventry Finance Department
Location of position: 
Coventry, RI
Date Posted: 
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Closing Date: 
Friday, May 25, 2018
Job Description: 

The Town of Coventry is seeking candidates for the Director of Finance position which reports to the Town Manager. The Director shall have a minimum bachelor of arts or science degree from an accredited college or university in a financial area of study and experience in Rhode Island municipal accounting, finance, taxation, budgeting, financial control and investments. The function of the department shall be the supervision and direction of all matters pertaining to the financial operation of the town, including, but not limited to, accounting and budgeting, control of expenditures, assessment and collection of taxes and other administration of trust funds, and such other duties as shall be required by the Town Charter, by ordinance, or by RI state law. Employee acts as finance director, town treasurer, and risk manager.

Salary: $90,000 The Town offers an excellent benefits package. Position is open until filled. Please send cover letter and resume to:

or Cheryl Wilcox, HR Manager Town of Coventry 1670 Flat River Road Coventry, RI 02816

The Town of Coventry is an Equal Opportunity/ADA Employer.