Job: Finance Director
 Job Title:  Finance Director
 Position Type:  Full-Time
 Compensation/Salary:  60,000-75,000
 Job Code:  JTC3811
 Posted On:  15 Feb 2013
 Deadline:  First review is March 18, 2013
 Company/Agency:  City of Williams
 Job Category:  CFO-Finance Dir-Asst's
 Location:  Williams, AZ 
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 Job Description
  The City of Williams, Arizona, invites applications from highly-qualified and motivated candidates for the position of Finance Director. The City of Williams desires a proactive, collaborative, and progressive individual to serve as its Finance Director. Williams (population approximately 3100) is situated at an elevation of 6,800 feet and enjoys a four-season climate. Nestled at the base of Bill Williams Mountain, amid the world’s largest stand of ponderosa pines, Williams is known as the Gateway to the Grand Canyon®.

This position reports to the City Manager and is responsible for a full range of budget and accounting services for the City, including payroll administration, accounts payable and receivable, cash management, fixed asset management, debt management, utility and improvement district billing, and preparation and monitoring of the annual budget. This position supervises a staff of four employees.

The successful candidate will have graduated from an accredited college or university with a degree in accounting or finance, will have earned a CPA, and will have five years of relevant experience that includes municipal finance/accounting positions with supervisory responsibilities. Necessary skills include persuasive communication, patience, effective listening, flexibility, and the ability to communicate complex financial information to a variety of audiences. A current, valid Arizona driver’s license is required.

Application forms and a position description can be found at

Please email cover letter, application and resumé to with Finance Director Search in the subject line or mail to City of Williams Finance Director Search, c/o Human Resources Director, 113 S. 1st Street, Williams, AZ 86046. The first review of applications will begin on March 18, 2013. The City of Williams is an equal opportunity employer.
 Job Contact
 Contact Name:  Susan Kerley  Primary Phone:  928-635-4451
 Title:  HR Director  Fax: 
 Company/Agency:  City of Williams  Email:
 Location:  Williams, AZ  Contact Web Site: