Under general direction of the Town Manager, plans, organizes, directs and controls the operations and activities of the Department of Finance, including accounting, collections, treasury, assessing, purchasing, accounts payable and payroll.

  • Plans, administers, directs all operations of the Department of Finance; establishes departmental policies and procedures based on needs of the town, requirements of law and best practices; consults with Town Manager on major changes.
  • Develops and implements departmental goals and priorities in response to needs of the town and department; evaluates departmental needs and formulates long and short-range plans to meet needs; evaluates effectiveness of programs and adjusts as necessary.
  • Regularly reviews and analyzes town’s fiscal condition, including fund balances and reserves, and prepares reports on same for Town Manager, Town Council and Finance Committee. Prepares quarterly reports on revenues and expenditures.

For an application and more detailed job description please go to https://www.town.winthrop.ma.us/sites/g/files/vyhlif4061/f/pages/cfo_post_2022.pdf