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Director of Finance/City Treasurer

Organization: City of Seal Beach
Date Posted: 1/16/2020
City: Seal Beach
Location: California
Country: United States
Primary Category: CFO/Finance Director
Salary: $15,117.00 monthly
Type of Position: Full-Time
Education Requirement: Bachelor's
Experience Requirement: 5-10 years

Description & Details

With a population of approximately 25,000, Seal Beach is nestled between Long Beach and Huntington Beach in Orange County, and has retained its quaint "village-by-the-sea" ambiance. The City of Seal Beach is comprised of five (5) distinct, desirable communities melded into one - with a council member elected from each district. Seal Beach is a Charter City operating under the Council/Manager form of government. The City organization provides service to its residents and businesses through the departments of: City Clerk, Community Services, Finance, Community Development, Public Works, Police and Marine Safety. The City of Seal Beach contracts with the Orange County Fire Authority for fire and emergency medical services. The City currently maintains a workforce of 94 full-time employees, supported by a dedicated team of part-time, volunteer, and contract employees.



The Director of Finance/City Treasurer is accountable for department-wide programs and has greater policy-making, budgetary, and supervisory authority than staff as well as more frequent interfaces with the City Manager, City Council, and the members of the Executive Management Team, auditors and consultants, than does the Senior Accountant. Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited, four-year college or university with a major in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, or a related field is required. Eight years of work experience is required in governmental accounting, including at least three years in a managerial capacity in municipal finance. A Master’s Degree in Accounting, Business Administration or a related field or Certified Public Accountant designation is highly desirable. The monthly salary is $12,436.91 -$15,117.14 and is dependent upon qualifications and experience. The City also offers an attractive benefits package.

How to Apply / Contact

Filing Deadline Apply Immediately. If you are qualified for this outstanding career opportunity, please submit a compelling cover letter, and resume that reflects your scope of responsibility and significant accomplishments to [email protected].  For more information about this position please follow this link to see our Director of Finance/City Treasurer brochure


If you have questions about the position or the recruitment process, please contact Bob Hall at 714.309.9104.