Director of Finance

Director of Finance
City of Mill Creek
 Mill Creek, Washington
Job Description

Situated in Snohomish County approximately 20 miles north of Seattle and 10 miles south of Everett, the City of Mill Creek, Washington, is a vibrant, safe, and family-friendly community nestled just inland from the Puget Sound, north of Lake Washington, and west of the Cascade Mountains. Initially developed as a golf course community in a densely wooded area and incorporated in 1983, Mill Creek (pop. 20,470, 4.6 sq. mi.) is exceptionally well-planned and offers a hometown atmosphere with many of the amenities of urban living. The 2019-20 Biennial Budget is $50.5 million (GF $28.2 million, reserve $6 million) supports a staff of 61 FTEs.

Mill Creek seeks an experienced, professional local government finance professional as its next Director of Finance. The City remains in a period of change and rebuilding, so the ideal candidate must thrive in start-up and entrepreneurial environments. A bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, business or public administration, or related field, and five years of professional management experience in municipal finance or equivalent are required. Washington State-specific experience preferred. Master’s degree and/or CPA or CPFO highly desired. Residency encouraged. Experienced assistant and deputy finance directors seeking to make their mark are expressly encouraged to apply. Annual salary range is $107,400 to $141,400 dependent on qualifications and experience. Comprehensive benefits.

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 September 28, 2020.