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Finance Officer/Treasurer

Municipal/State/Federal Openings

Finance Officer/Treasurer

Ellington, CT

Posting Date: January 22, 2020
Closing Date: February 01, 2020

Position Overview back to top

Acts in the capacity of the Town's Chief Fiscal Officer to plan, develop, coordinate, and manage the Town’s fiscal controls and activities which entails the application of budgeting and accounting principles and practices, payroll, budgeting, financial planning, data processing, risk management, purchasing, and cash management; coordinates investment planning and administration, acts as Town Treasurer. Assists the First Selectman in preparing the annual operating and capital improvement budgets. Advises the Board of Selectmen and the Board of Finance regarding fiscal matters. Assists the Water Pollution Control Authority (WPCA) will budgetary and financial activities.

Qualifications back to top

Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business or Public Administration and seven years of increasingly responsible experience in municipal government accounting, including 1-2 years of supervisory experience, or equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Must be eligible for bonding in accordance with CT State Statutes.

Salary back to top

Salary Range: $92,796 - $150,026

Benefits back to top

Vacation, Personal, Holiday and Sick Leave, Health Insurance with Town contribution to HSA,Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Short and Long Term Disability Insurance, Town of Ellington 401A Money Purchase Plan with matching provision

How to Apply back to top

Visit for details and an application. Attach cover letter (w/salary requirements) and resume. Deadline is 2/1/2020.