Finance Director

Department/Agency of position: 
City of Bothell
Location of position: 
Bothell, WA
$134,551 to $171,076
Date Posted: 
Tuesday, January 8, 2019
Closing Date: 
Monday, February 4, 2019
Job Description: 

Finance Director City of Bothell, Washington

The City of Bothell, WA, population 45,260, is located in the Seattle metropolitan area, in King and Snohomish Counties, just east of Lake Washington. Appointed by and reporting directly to the City Manager, the Finance Director will join a carefully constructed, high-functioning executive leadership team and a positive, professional, values-based organization. The Director oversees a staff of 10.25 FTEs and is responsible for the 2019-20 Biennial Budget: Citywide $274.4 million, General Fund $111.3 million, and Finance Department $3.3 million.

Seeking visionary, solution-oriented leader to advance and modernize the department and maximize the skills of an experienced, capable staff. Bachelor’s degree in finance, business or public administration, or related field and seven years of professional management experience in municipal finance required. Master’s degree preferred, and CPA is a plus. Impeccable integrity, strong work ethic, and customer service focus are mandatory. Technical skills should include significant experience with municipal budgets (philosophy, forecasts, preparation, all process steps, drafting, and management), capital project finance, controls, procurement, payroll, union contracts, retirement and benefits costs, and sources of revenue of every kind and type. Comprehensive benefits. Annual salary range is $134,551 to $171,076.

Please send your cover letter and resume electronically to:

Peckham & McKenney

Call Andrew Gorgey at (970) 987-1238 for more information or to request a detailed brochure. The brochure is also available on our web site at Resumes will be acknowledged within 2 business days.

Filing deadline is February 4, 2019.