The town of Mount Desert is currently accepting applications for the full-time position of Finance Director/HR Administrator/Treasurer. Mount Desert has a municipal budget of $16 million and 42 employees. The Finance Director is responsible for monthly bank reconciliations, grant administration, accounts payable and receivable, trust funds, fixed asset tracking, audit preparation, and assists with budget preparation and administration. The position involves payroll administration, all financial reporting and audit responsibility. The Finance Director is also the town’s Treasurer and HR Administrator. The successful candidate will have educational background and experience in accounting, financial management, and reporting. The Finance Director will perform a supervisory role for the town office staff. The successful candidate will have strong communication skills and will have experience in supervising employees.

Candidates with experience in the use of Trio and Munis financial software and MS Office experience will be preferred. The town offers an excellent benefits package that includes health insurance, income protection insurance, paid vacation time, sick time, and paid holidays. Salary is negotiable and will be commensurate with experience.

Resume and cover letter must be received by March 5 at 5 p.m. Send materials to Director of Personnel Services/Labor Relations by email at; by fax at 207-624-0118; or by US mail at:

Director of Personnel Services/Labor Relations

Maine Municipal Association

60 Community Drive

Augusta, ME  04330

Mount Desert is an Equal Opportunity Employer