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 www.peckhamandmckenney.com. Resumes will be acknowledged within 2 business days.
Filing deadline is September 28, 2020.