City Of Wewahitchka Employment Advertisement
The City of Wewahitchka is currently accepting applications for a Finance Director for responsible and professional financial and accounting work. Knowledge of varied governmental accounting and related activities requiring broad financial knowledge with a high degree of accuracy, Quick Books (utilizing classes), and Microsoft Office is a definite plus. Ability needed to prioritize, communicate effectively and organize all aspects of the position.
Minimum qualifications should include an Associates degree in accounting or minimum 5 years equivalent business experience in finance/accounting. Must be able to furnish references and previous job experience. Previous employers and references will be contacted. Must be able to appropriately operate 10–key calculator and keyboard/type at 40–60 words per minute. Position requires working closely with the City Manager/City Administrator, City Clerk and Commissioners on all aspects of the position. Work involves responsibility for coordination of departmental planning, governmental budgeting and state uniform accounting/financial systems. Work also includes recording of all the city revenues and lawful disbursement of the city funds as well as purchasing, receiving, capital assets and inventory control processes and procedures. Responsible for safeguarding public funds and the City's financial condition. Responsible for interacting with CPAs annual audit. A more detailed list of duties available with the application package. Please be aware that pursuant to Florida Sunshine Records Law, applications and resumes may be subject to disclosure. Successful applicant will be subject to a background check and drug testing. Compensation dependent upon experience and qualifications and will be determined by City Commission. Probation period applicable for 6 months from date of hire. Benefits are included and a list is available with the application package. The City of Wewahitchka is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Provider / Affirmative Action Employer Connie Parrish, City Clerk.