City of Atwater

750 Bellevue Rd
Atwater , CA

Finance Director

City of Atwater
Atwater, CA Full-time
Posted on April 13, 2019

Finance Director: $7,355.99 – $9,388.31/month.

The City of Atwater is recruiting for a Finance Director. Under general direction of the City Manager, to plan, organize, direct, and manage the City finance, accounting, purchasing, and budget preparation; to
assist the City Manager by developing and administering management information
systems; to administer City grants; to assist with coordinating City personnel and labor
relations functions; to administer City insurance programs; to provide advice and
consultation on fiscal issues to the City Manager and City Council; to supervise, train,
and evaluate the work of staff assigned to the Finance Department; and to do related
work as required. Serves as Disaster Service Worker. FLSA Status: Exempt.
Minimum qualifications include, but are not limited to: Principles, methods, and practices
of accounting, auditing, and financial record keeping; budget development,
administration, and expenditure control; purchasing methods, policies, and procedures;
and laws, rules, regulations, and policies affecting public agency finance and fiscal

Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree
in accounting, business administration, public administration, or closely related field;
Master’s degree in public or business administration or CPA is highly desirable. Five (5)
years of increasingly responsible professional experience in financial analysis and
accounting work including three (3) years in a financial management or supervisory
capacity in public finance; completion of advanced educational training in finance,
accounting, economics, or closely related subjects is highly desirable. Possession of a
valid California driver’s license. Please refer to job description for complete listing of
minimum qualifications located on the City’s website.

Upon issuance of a conditional job offer, qualifying candidates are required to
successfully complete and pass a criminal record background clearance, credit check,
medical examination, and drug screen.

Applications may be obtained on the City website,  or picked up at City Hall and must be submitted directly to the Human Resources Department, 750 Bellevue
Road, Atwater, CA. Final filing date: 5:00 PM, Thursday, May 16, 2019. EEO/AA; TDD