Finance Director/Town Accountant

Community of 19,000 people with budget of $67.6M+/- seeks first Finance Director/Town Accountant responsible for all fiscal and administrative activities of the town’s financial operations, which includes the Accounting, Assessing and professional accounting work. The ideal candidate shall possess a master’s degree in finance, accounting or a related field; more than 10 years related work experience and five years in a supervisory or management capacity or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Preference will be given to those with municipal experience, working knowledge of Softright accounting, Asure Time and Attendance and Harpers payroll software and a Massachusetts Governmental Accounting Certification.

Submit cover letter, resume, and standard town job application (application available at to Joan Chase HR Analyst, 30 Providence Road, Grafton, MA 01519 or email The position will be open until filled, with first reviews beginning Nov. 23. A complete job description can be found on the town of Grafton Human Resources Website.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative action Employer.