Town of Putnam, CT is seeking applicants for the position of Finance Director/Treasurer. The Finance Director is appointed by the Mayor with the approval of the Board of Selectman. The Finance Director/Treasurer organizes and directs the town's Finance department. Duties include assisting in budget preparation, accounting for income and disbursements, financial reporting, grant reporting, cash and assets management, municipal borrowing and payroll for the Town of Putnam. The Finance Director supervises other town departments with respect to their financial duties and is responsible for recommending policies and procedures. The Finance Director/Treasurer is also responsible for municipal software system.
Candidates should possess a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or related field. Preference witll be given for a Master's Degree in Business or related field, and a CPA is strongly desired. Successful candidates should possess seven years of relevant experience with increasing responsible administrative and management experience.
Deadline for applications is Friday, February 15, 2013