The Town of Harrisburg, NC is currently seeking a Deputy Finance Director with a unique opportunity for growth. This position is responsible for performing professional and responsible supervisory work in planning, organizing and executing the accounting and customer service operations and activities for the Town. Work includes supervision and participation in the accounts payable, utility billing and collection, customer service, general ledger preparation and maintenance, payroll functions, bank reconciliation, fixed assets, general financial reporting, assisting with budget development and monitoring, assisting with preparation of annual financial statements, assisting with the annual financial audit and with the formulation of Town financial policies. The position functions with decision-making authority and performs responsibilities with a degree of independence, receiving instruction and advice only on matters involving significant departure from established policy. Assisting the Assistant Town Manager/Finance Director in any phase of the fiscal operations and acting in the absence of the Assistant Town Manager/Finance Director. Excellent benefits package including medical, dental and vision insurance, 401(k), participation in the NC State Retirement System, as well as additional supplemental benefits. Submit resume, references and salary requirements to email@example.com. Open until filled. EOE.
Requires a bachelor’s degree in accounting from an accredited college or university, thorough understanding of governmental accounting and considerable progressively responsible professional experience. Candidate must possess prior supervisory experience and experience with spreadsheet software; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Strongly prefer CPA, MBA or Certified Finance Officer. Must have a valid NC Driver’s License.
Additional Salary Information: Hiring range of $57,047 - $72,735, dependent upon qualifications. Salary range is $57,047 - $88,423.
Internal Number: 001
About Town of Harrisburg, NC
The Town of Harrisburg is a municipality in North Carolina with a population of approximately 16,000 residents. Geographically, Harrisburg is adjacent to Charlotte and Concord, residing in Cabarrus County. With a total annual budget of all funds over $40M and approximately 100 full-time employees, Harrisburg is continuing its high-growth pace. The Town is led by a seven person Town Council and Mayor and operates as a Council-Manager form of government.