The town of Dartmouth is seeking a Director of Budget and Finance. The Director of Budget & Finance is responsible for planning, directing, and controlling all financial and accounting programs and financial reporting functions of the town; oversees the operations of the Treasurer’s Division, Town Accountant’s Division, Tax Collector’s Division, Computer Services Division, and coordinates practices and procedures with the Director of Assessing. Directs and administers the financial operations in compliance with federal, state, and local laws, regulations and directives; using professional knowledge and analysis of financial and economic data and trends, appropriate forecasts, strategies, plans and guides the financial management of the town to achieve short and long-term goals, organizational objectives, and effective, efficient service delivery.
QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, business administration, public administration, or related field with expert knowledge of municipal financial management and systems, related statutes and regulations, general and direct management and supervision, and over seven years of progressively responsible related experience. Master’s degree in related field and/or CPA preferred, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Mass. Town Treasurer Certification is highly desirable. Massachusetts Certified Public Purchasing Official or ability to become certified within two years of appointment.
Salary: $110,381 – $143,496
Interested candidates, please submit a cover letter, resume, and application to: email@example.com.
Employment application can be found at www.town.dartmouth.ma.us.