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Finance Officer

Municipal/State/Federal Openings

Finance Officer

Vernon, CT

Posting Date: November 14, 2017
Closing Date: Until filled

Position Overview back to top

Directs the functional areas of finance, accounting, payroll, investment programs, purchasing, property assessment, and revenue collection. Coordinates the planning, preparation and administration of the town annual budget and indebtedness program. Identifies and proposes revenue to support the annual budget. Administers revenue and authorizes expenditure of town funds and account groups for departments and agencies in accordance with approved appropriations. Authorizes and recommends budget amendments. Serves as a signatory for the town. Provides fiscal consultation to town and school departments, commissions, and boards. Provides budgetary and accounting control information to departments. Oversees the development and administration of a cash management and investment program. Directs purchasing program and coordinates insurance procurement process for risk management programs. Administers self-insurance fund for workers’ compensation. Administers financing of medical coverage and pension and retirement programs. Administers capital project and special revenue program budgets and financing. Responsible for the preparation of official statements for debt service requirements, debt structuring; debt negotiations; and the sale of bonds. Reviews and updates technological methods, systems, and equipment as needed. Attends nightly meetings as required. Makes applications for grant funds and provides fiscal management of grants. Prepares financial analysis for union negotiations.

Salary back to top

$92,721.72 - 117,956.80

How to Apply back to top

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Deadline 12/8/2017.