Finance Director

Department/Agency of position: 
City of North Branch
Location of position: 
North Branch, MN
$82,720 - $109,159
Date Posted: 
Thursday, March 7, 2019
Closing Date: 
Sunday, April 7, 2019
Job Description: 

The City of North Branch, Minnesota, a growing community of 10,600 located on the edge of the Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan area, is seeking an experienced Finance Director with a strong fiscal acumen and collaborative approach to guide the city as it grows. The Finance Director presents and explains the City’s fiscal policies, provides guidance by suggesting financial options, and ensures department budgets further the City’s growth and maintenance plans. This position reports to the City Administrator and directs two departmental personnel. The City has an all funds annual budget of $14.7 million.

This position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in finance, accounting, public or business administration or related field and five years of progressively responsible experience in a local governmental or comparable setting. Candidates must demonstrate knowledge of local government processes, fund accounting, and debt management and experience with municipally-operated liquor stores and other enterprise operations. Working knowledge of tax increment financing and tax abatement is a plus.

The City of North Branch offers a competitive salary, excellent benefits, and participation in the Public Employees Retirement Association (PERA). The 2019 salary range is $82,720 – $109,159, depending on qualifications.

Qualified candidates please submit your cover letter and resume online by visiting our website at This position is open until filled; however, interested applicants are strongly encouraged to apply no later than April 1, 2019. For more information, please contact Sharon Klumpp at or by calling 651-223-3053. EOE.