Finance Director

Department/Agency of position: 
Town of Ocean City
Location of position: 
Ocean City, MD
Wage/Salary: 
$93,622
Date Posted: 
Friday, October 6, 2017
Closing Date: 
Monday, October 23, 2017
Job Description: 

The Finance Director plans, organizes, and directs the financial and accounting activities of the Town of Ocean City municipal government. Working closely with the City Manager and Town Council, the Director establishes economic objectives and fiscal policies for the Town and is responsible for long-term financial planning; debt management; investment of Town funds; and directing the activities of Revenue and Collections, Accounting, Procurement and Payroll functions.

The successful candidate will have significant knowledge and experience in planning, accounting; finance; budgeting; federal / state financial regulations; and governmental accounting standards. The Director oversees day to day departmental activity and advises on banking, financial instruments, pension funds, and other financial / accounting matters. The Director is responsible for the preparation of a Comprehensive Annual Financial Report and related schedules and serves as a Town representative to internal and external boards, agencies and committees.

A Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting in Business, Public Administration or equivalent with four to ten years related experience and training or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required. A Certified Public Finance Officer or Certified Public Accountant license is desired or is to be attained following acceptance.

The salary range minimum is $93,622 or pay commensurate with education and experience. To apply electronically visit www.oceancitymd.gov Submit Town’s application