Annual Salary $120,385 - $146,328 plus generous benefits package
Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to showcase your finance expertise? Do you enjoy the challenges of municipal accounting, budgeting and reporting? Do you thrive on leading a team as well as being a working manager? If so – we’d love to hear from you!
Who We Are & What We Offer
The City of Rohnert Park is a thriving, growing community in the heart of Sonoma County’s wine country. We are an hour north of the Golden Gate Bridge and even closer to the beautiful Sonoma County coast, wineries, redwood forests, and an abundance of cultural and recreational opportunities. We are a family friendly community known as “The Friendly City.” We are committed to responsible and sustainable management of the city’s finances. Our FY 18/19 adopted general fund budget of $39.7M is our fifth balanced budget in five years. In addition to having our day-to-day finances in order we continue to proactively reduce long term unfunded liabilities and invest in our community.
What We’re Looking For
We are seeking an experienced, hands-on leader to oversee the activities and operations of the Finance Department including financial reporting, accounting, payroll, budget preparation, treasury function, debt administration, revenue management, utility billing, and business licensing. This position also serves as the City Treasurer, City Auditor and is expected to know laws, codes and standards regulating municipal finances and within these guidelines has the discretion to plan, organize and direct the City’s financial operations. The Finance Director is an integral member of the Leadership Team reporting to the City Manager.
We are seeking a talented individual who may or may not have the following qualifications. Don’t hesitate to apply!
A Bachelor’s degree is desirable.
Five years of professional, comprehensive and increasingly responsible experience in governmental accounting, auditing and financial management, including two years in a managerial capacity. A sense of humor is highly desirable.