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The town of East Longmeadow is accepting applications for this highly visible and responsible position. The Municipal Finance Director provides management and administrative support to the Town Manager and the Town Council along with the Finance Oversight Committee. Candidate will help ensure that all departments reporting to the Town Manager are operating effectively and efficiently. Responsible for establishing all department budgets, as well as coordinating preparation of the annual town budget. In the capacity of the Finance Director is responsible for overseeing the Assessors and the Treasurer/Collector Departments, ensure timely and accurate reporting of said departments with oversight of bonding and finance investments initiated by the town.
The incumbent interacts frequently with the general public and senior management from other departments, as well as outside vendors, and local and state officials.
This position requires a minimum of a bachelor’s degree, with a master’s degree preferred in public administration or business management. Minimum of 10 years of progressively responsible experience in the public sector, of which a minimum of three years must be in a supervisory capacity. Additionally, the candidate we seek must have extensive knowledge of general municipal government, a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively to achieve established goals, and be proficient in word processing, spreadsheets, databases and presentation software. Possesses excellent communication skills both written and oral, and a strong knowledge of MUNIS.
A detailed job description is available upon request to Elaine Grimaldi in the Human Resources Department at Elaine.email@example.com.
Interested candidates should submit an online application available at www.eastlongmeadowma.gov along with a cover letter and resume to the Town of East Longmeadow, 60 Center Square, East Longmeadow, MA 01028 attention: Human Resources Department or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.