Finance Director/Treasurer, Town of Berryville, Virginia
The Town of Berryville, Virginia is seeking an analytical, professional individual to join the Town’s leadership team as the Finance Director/Treasurer. The position performs difficult professional work directing the financial operations of the Town, including accounting functions, purchasing, accounts payable, debt management, investments, grants administration, revenue billing and collection, payroll, fixed assets, contributing to human resources activities, benefits administration, budget preparation and management, and related work as apparent or assigned. Work is performed under the direction of the Town Manager. Position supervises all personnel within the Administrative Department.
The ideal candidate will have comprehensive knowledge of general laws and administrative policies governing financial practices and procedures; thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of accounting; thorough knowledge of grants administration; thorough knowledge of human resources practices, laws, and regulations; ability to evaluate financial systems and efficiently install accounting methods, procedures, forms, and records; and ability to prepare informative financial reports and to develop and maintain effective working relationships with Town personnel, consultants, auditors, vendors, government officials, Town Council, and the public.
Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field and considerable experience in governmental accounting and financial management, or equivalent combination of education and experience, is required.
The annual salary range for this FLSA exempt position is $68,000 – $83,000. Starting salary is dependent on qualifications. The benefits package is excellent. The successful applicant for this bonded position must pass a pre-employment drug screening, criminal background check, and credit history check. The job description and application for employment are available at the Town of Berryville Business Office, 101 Chalmers Court, Suite A, Berryville, Virginia and www.berryvilleva.gov/employmentopportunities. An employment application package including cover letter, resume with three professional and three personal references, and completed application form, must be sent to the Town of Berryville (Attention: Paul Culp, Town Clerk) at the Town Business Office, 101 Chalmers Court, Suite A, Berryville Virginia 22611. Review of applications will begin after May 15, 2021.
The Town is an equal-opportunity employer.