Director of Finance
Posted On: 11/17/2020
Company or Entity: Township of Palmer
Location: Palmer Township, Pennsylvania

Job Description:

The Director administers all financial activities, including payroll, record keeping, payment of expenses, recording of revenue, financial reporting, budgeting and supervises a small staff.

Education/Skill Requirements:

Candidates should possess a bachelor’s degree in finance, graduate degree preferred, accounting and finance experience, preferably in government, excellent supervisory skills, strong computer aptitude and financial software skills. A positive approach to teamwork and customer service is essential. Municipal experience preferred, but not required.

Compensation And Benefits:

Salary commensurate with experience and excellent employer paid benefits provided.

Other Details:

Palmer Township, Northampton County, PA, ia a second-class Township, (pop 20,700).  The Township has a total annual budget of $34 million.

Application Deadline:

December 18, 2020

Application Requirements:

Email response encouraged to bdegerolamo@palmertwp.com or mail hard copy to Assistant Township Manager, 3 Weller Place, Palmer, PA 18045 by December 18, 2020. 

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Deputy City Controller
Posted On: 11/14/2020
Company or Entity: City of Bethlehem
Location: Bethlehem, PA

Job Description:

NATURE OF WORK PERFORMED

This position is appointed by the Elected City of Bethlehem Controller and plans and supervises the accounting and clerical functions of the City Controller’s office.

EXAMPLES OF WORK PERFORMED

Provides day-to-day supervision of the Controller’s office and staff including the supervision of union, part-time and intern personnel and input/approval of payroll; approves and/or requests correction or additional information regarding requisitions prior to conversion to Purchase Orders; communicates with Department Business Managers, Supervisors, and Department Heads regarding requisitions, checks, contracts or other documents that require approval by the Controller’s Office; reviews and investigates check runs to ensure compliance with approved City Council budgets/transfers; approves and signs hand cut checks from escrow or other accounts; prepares the Controller’s Quarterly Report to City Council; reviews appropriate City Council ordinances for compliance; prepares and monitors annual Department budget with the Controller; reviews and signs contracts and agreements.; monitors calls to the office “Hotline” and investigates calls/complaints; monitors City compliance with “Take-Home Vehicles” and other issues as needed; acts for Controller in his/her absence.

Education/Skill Requirements:

Knowledge of GASB and A-133 experience helpful; experience with policy formation and implementation; ability to express ideas, concepts and technical information clearly and concisely, both in writing and orally, good judgment and skill in communicating with others.

Compensation And Benefits:

$57,663 – $81,076 annual based on experience.

Application Deadline:

December 4, 2020

Application Requirements:

Applicants should send a resume and cover letter outlining how they meet the specific requirements of the position to jobs@bethlehem-pa.gov or City of Bethlehem, Human Resources, 10 E. Church St, Bethlehem, PA 18018.  While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

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Director of Finance
Posted On: 11/12/2020
Company or Entity: East Goshen Township
Location: East Goshen Township, Chester County

Job Description:

DIRECTOR OF FINANCE—East Goshen Township, Chester County, PA (pop 18,000) seeks a financially skilled and experienced individual to serve as its Director of Finance. The Township has a total budget of $26 million. The Director administers all financial activities, including payroll, record keeping, payment of expenses, recording of revenue, human resource administration, and financial reporting; and supervises five employees. The Township has a demonstrated history of tenure in its administrative staff, is financially stable and prides itself as one of the premier communities in Chester County in which to work and live.  Candidates should have (1) a Bachelor Degree; (2) significant accounting/finance experience, preferably in government; (3) excellent computer software aptitude and skills; (4) exemplary leadership skills; and (5) an ability to oversee a complex, fund-based finance program. Municipal experience preferred, but not required. Salary range $90-115,000 with excellent employer-paid benefits. Send cover letter and resume with salary expectation all in one attachment to woglomd@lafayette.edu by 4:00 p.m. on December 2, 2020.

Education/Skill Requirements:

Bachelors Degree.  Significant accounting/finance experience, preferably in municipal government

Compensation And Benefits:

Salary range $90-115,000.  Excellent employer-paid benefits

Other Details:

An outstanding opportunity to work in one of the premier communities in Chester County.

Application Deadline:

December 2, 2020

Application Requirements:

Send cover letter and resume in one attachment to woglomd@lafayette.edu

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Assistant Director of Finance
Posted On: 11/6/2020
Company or Entity: Municipality of Norristown
Location: 235 E Airy St., Norristown, PA, 19401

Job Description:

Assistant Director of Finance

The Municipality of Norristown, seat of Montgomery County, PA, adjacent to Philadelphia, socially and economically diverse, annual operating budget approximately $50 million; winner of two prestigious national Government Finance Officers Association awards: the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award and the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting, seeks an Assistant Director of Finance.

 

  • Salary : $70,000 – 90,000 DOQE
  • FSLA:  Exempt
  • Competitive Benefit Package

 

 

Summary:  Highly skilled hands-on, technical/accounting executive. Work involves all aspects of municipal finance management including accounting, financial reporting, budgeting, capital improvements planning, debt management, cash management, staff supervision. Must possess a positive, public/customer service attitude.  Work performed under the leadership of the director of finance.

 

Apply immediately with cover letter and resume, open until filled:

 

 

 

EOE/ADA

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Municipality of Norristown will make reasonable accommodations during all phases of the selection process for individuals with a disability. 

 

Education/Skill Requirements:

Requirements:  Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in the field of Accounting or closely related field and at least five years of relevant work experience.  The ideal candidate must be proficient in Microsoft Office products and possess supervisory skills. CPA, relevant master’s degree, CGFM, local government experience or working in accounting firm dealing with government audits will be a plus.

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Senior Staff Accountant
Posted On: 10/28/2020
Company or Entity: Township of Moon
Location: Moon Township, Pennsylvania

Job Description:

The Township of Moon is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Senior Staff Accountant. This position reports directly to the Finance Director. The Senior Staff Accountant participates in the general accounting function of the Township, including but not limited to collections, payroll, accounts payable and financial record-keeping by coordinating varied staff duties and maintenance of financial records.

Typical duties of the Senior Staff Accountant include: assisting with the administration of the Township’s cash management, investments and debt management programs; monthly reconciliations and documentation of all funds; audit preparation; coordination and knowledge of payable benefit time-off procedures and paperwork including Workers Compensation; short-term disability and long-term disability.

The individual selected will be detailed oriented, possess knowledge of government finance and accounting as well as the preparation of accurate, informative and timely financial reports. The Senior Staff Accountant provides day to day supervision of the Staff Accountant.

Education/Skill Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in accounting or closely related field. Minimum of 5-8 years of accounting experience in the public sector. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, specifically MS Word, Excel and Outlook. Must be proficient in the use of Great Plains.

Compensation And Benefits:

Salary dependent upon qualifications. Comprehensive benefits package. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter with a statement of qualifications, resume, references and salary history as well as a completed Moon Township Employment Application to: to Jeffrey Ziegler, Assistant Township Manager, Township of Moon, 1000 Beaver Grade Road, Moon Township, PA 15108. Application materials may also be emailed to jziegler@moontwp.us. Applications accepted until the position is filled

Application Requirements:

Moon Township Employment Applications can be obtained by clicking HERE or can be picked up at the Moon Township Municipal Building.
A complete job description for the position of Senior Staff Accountant is available at www.moontwp.com.

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