The Town of Florence is seeking our next Finance Director. The Finance Director is a department director and an important member
of the Town management team, performing highly complex duties in directing and managing the budgeting, accounting, auditing,
cash/asset management, purchasing, payroll, utility billing, business license, special districts, and development impact fee administration
activities. The departmental staff includes an Accounting Manager and 8 support positions and the department’s
FY2018/19 budget is $811k. The Town’s total adopted budget for the current fiscal year is $43 million, with a general fund budget
of $15.2 million.
During the early tenure of our new Finance Director, several items will require attention, most importantly finalizing our FY19/20
budget (including CIP and IIP) We also need to update our purchasing policies. The new Director will also review how the department
performs it’s core functions with an eye towards updating processes.
Education and Experience
Requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, Public Administration, or related field, plus at least six (6) years of governmental
finance/budgeting (including supervisory) experience; a Master’s Degree is desirable, as is specific municipal experience.
Since we utilize the Caselle accounting software product, experience with that system would be a plus.