Financial Officer

Town of Middletown   Middletown, MD   Full-time     Finance
Posted on September 9, 2022

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT TOWN OF MIDDLETOWN

Applications are being accepted for the position of FINANCIAL OFFICER. This is a full-time position with full benefits.

Salary: The salary scale for this position is $72,200 - $98,000.

DUTIES: This is a full-time, professional position to assist the Town Administrator in a variety of fiscal duties essential to the operation of the Town of Middletown. This position incorporates aspects of such town functions as treasurer, financial manager, grant/loan administrator, and monitor of town insurance programs and pension plans. The principal function of the position, however, is to monitor revenues and expenditures accurately against budget expectations, provide periodic financial reports for the Town Commissioners and in support of various grant/loan applications, and assist the Town Administrator in preparing the annual budgets. The incumbent serves at the pleasure of the Burgess and Commissioners.

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:
• Graduate of a recognized college or university with a bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Public Administration, Accounting, Finance or a related field.
• Considerable knowledge of the principals of public or business administration, financial management, and budget preparation. Minimum 5 years of experience in related field.
• Computer proficiency is essential -- especially knowledge of contemporary general accounting systems. • Willingness to attend occasional evening meetings.