Title: Finance Director/Town Accountant
Department: Accounting and Finance
Appointing Authority: Town Administrator
Hours: 35 Hours per week
Anticipated Hiring Range: $120,000.00 to $140,000.00
Deadline to apply: Feb. 8


Position Summary:

The Finance Director/Town Accountant serves as town of North Reading Chief Financial Officer and member of the senior leadership team.

The town seeks a motivated, collaborative, and detail-oriented individual. The Finance Director/Town Accountant, among other functions, analyzes and recommends financial and economic data and trends; analyzes changes in federal, state and local laws and regulations that have an economic impact on the town; and with an understanding of the short- and long-term goals of the town, prepares projections, recommendations and reports for the Town Administrator, Select Board, Finance Committee and others relating to financial management strategies, plans, policies and actions of the town. Recommends improvements to the town’s financial systems to increase efficiency, cut costs and enhance revenues and improvements to the internal financial controls throughout the town.

The full job posting is located on the town’s website https://www.northreadingma.gov/.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to jobs2@northreadingma.gov.

The town of North Reading is an equal opportunity employer.