Finance Director

Department/Agency of position: 
City of Campbell
Location of position: 
Campbell, CA
$12,844.00 – $16,800.16 per month
Date Posted: 
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
Closing Date: 
Friday, March 8, 2019
Job Description: 

The Finance Director is a department head level position reporting directly to the City Manager and is responsible for planning, organizing, supervising and directing the financial activities of the City including accounting, cash management, bond sales and related matters, investments and risk management; supervises, organizes and leads the preparation of the operating budget for the City and prepares annual revenue estimates; directs the preparation of accounting reports required by law and prepares various financial reports; formulates departmental policy and develops related goals and objectives; analyzes fiscal transactions to assure conformity and compliance with accepted accounting procedures, City procedures and methods, and Municipal, State and Federal regulations; directs and coordinates the processing of City accounting procedures; maintains, analyzes and reconciles all subsidiary and general ledger accounts; directs and reviews financial record keeping activities such as purchasing, fixed assets, and accounts payable; researches, compiles and prepares financial statements and supporting schedules; works with other City staff on accounting and analytical related issues and problems; reviews, evaluates and recommends policies to improve the City's administrative and financial internal control systems and procedures; serves as risk manager for the City, authorizes settlements of claims within prescribed limits, and coordinates the reporting of claims resulting from a declared emergency.