The Finance Services Manager (FSM) is an essential member of the Financial Planning & Analysis Team in the Economic Focus Area with a critical role in the development and oversight of all agency policies and processes related to strategic financial planning, general accounting, financial reporting and statements, internal controls, payroll and procurement of goods and services.
Under the direction of the Financial Planning & Analysis Officer (FPAO), the successful incumbent will plan, organize and manage the City’s short-term and long-range financial activities as part of the City’s 2040: Future Ready Strategic Plan. The FSM works in partnership with FPAO and the Executive Team to protect and account for the City of Olathe’s financial and people resources. The FSM ensures compliance with all federal, state and local policies and processes while maximizing the effective use of all financial resources available.
The ideal candidate is responsible for fostering a culture of innovation and customer focus through collaboration and strategic leadership of a team of eight (8) full time classified positions that provides investment management, debt management and capital financing, treasury functions and cash management processes, forecasts cash flow positions and analyzes risk and reward of financial decisions. Internal process improvements will be a key focus area for the entire team.
Go to https://www.olatheks.org/government/human-resources/employment for a comprehensive job description, required experience and education.