Finance Director/Town Accountant
Chapter 13-Level 14 $113,962 -$146,751
The incumbent will report to the Town Administrator; performs professional, administrative, supervisory and technical work in ensuring the proper recording and maintenance of financial records. Conducts financial monitoring of the fiscal year budget, generates financial reports, performs year-end closing procedures, develop and monitor financial policies and procedures and coordinates the completion of the annual audit. Attends Select Board, Warrant Committee and other committee meetings as needed. Serves as member (Ex-Officio) of the Milton Retirement Board. Also serves as a member of the Capital Improvement Planning Committee.

Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, or related field; and a minimum of six years of progressively responsible related experience in municipal accounting; or any combination of education and experience. Have thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of municipal accounting and of the applicable provisions of the Massachusetts General Laws, including retirement law. Massachusetts Municipal Auditors’ and Accountants’ Association (MMAAA) certification required or obtained within three years of hiring.

Full job description can be found on town of Milton website.

Send letter of interest and resume to Paige A. Eppolito, Assistant Town Administrator/HR Director, Town Office Building, 525 Canton Avenue, Milton, MA 02186