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The town of Wilmington (population 23,000: budget $119 million) seeks qualified applicants for the position of Finance Director/Town Accountant. The position is responsible to the Town Manager and Board of Selectmen, serves as Town Accountant and Chief Financial Officer, and oversees the town’s financial activities which include accounting, assessing, collections, treasury, financial systems and purchasing. The position advises the Town Manager on revenue projections, serves as the Town Manager’s technical advisor on departmental budgets and management, and has oversight of the preparation of the town’s annual operating and capital budgets. Successful candidate should have five years’ experience in Massachusetts municipal finance at a department head level; bachelor’s or master’s (preferred) degree in business administration, finance or accounting; a thorough knowledge of Massachusetts municipal finance (UMAS) and budget management. MMAAA certification preferred. For a full job description visit www.wilmingtonma.gov or contact 978-658-3311. To apply submit required application, resume and cover letter to the Town Manager’s Office, Attn: Assistant Town Manager, 121 Glen Road, Wilmington, MA 01887 or to firstname.lastname@example.org. If submitting by email please use “Position: Finance Director/Town Accountant” in the subject line. Position open until filled.