BRIEF DESCRIPTION: Oversee the Finance Department activities and operations assuring that all protocols established and procedures followed are in accordance with generally accepted local government accounting principles, direction of the City Manager and City Council policies. Administers the financial functions of the City in such a manner as to ensure accurate overall financial records and prompt payment of bills for services or goods received.
Plan, organize and direct the finance activities of the City. The employee is responsible to the City Manager for the overall direction of all phases and functions of the several activities of the Finance Department including accounting, investment, budgeting, purchasing, treasury and utility fiscal services. Considerable emphasis and responsibility is directed at the development of effective procedures and procedural improvements in the fiscal system to the City. Work is carried on with considerable independence, but is subject to administrative direction and review by the City Manager.