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Finance Director



Full time
City of Fortuna, Finance Director, the salary range has been increased to $78,183 - $98,037 per year, Full Time, Excellent benefits. Under the administrative direction of the City Manager, the Finance Director is responsible to plan, organize, direct, and supervise the City's financial record keeping functions, including accounting, payroll, and utility billing; to be responsible for financial reporting; budget preparation and fiscal controls; to provide financial information and advice to City management staff and others; and to do related work as required. Advanced educational training equivalent to a bachelor's degree in accounting, business administration, or a closely related field with an emphasis on accounting courses required. Government finance experience preferred. Any combination of public agency training and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying.  The City makes a substantial contribution towards medical, dental, optical and life insurance for employees and their families. Other benefits include vacation, sick leave, residency incentive, administrative leave, and deferred compensation programs. The City participates in the PERS (Classic Members 2% @ 55 or New members 2% @ 62) retirement plan, and does not participate in Social Security. For complete job description and required job application, contact the City of Fortuna, 621 11th Street, Fortuna, CA 95540, (707) 725-7600, or 

Application packets, including a cover letter, required application form, and resume, must be received by 4:00 pm on Friday, February 3, 2017.