Minnesota Government Finance Officers Association

Promoting excellence and leadership in the government finance profession

Assistant Finance Director - City of Faribault


Friday, May 31, 2024

Position Objectives

City/Organization Name: City of Faribault

City/Organization Website: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/faribault/jobs/4416363/assistant-finance-director?page=1&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

Job Title: Assistant Finance Director

Job Location: Faribault, MN

Job Type: Full-Time

Salary: $85,259.20 - $116,916.80

Deadline: 5/31/2024 8AM

Job Description/Summarized: The Assistant Finance Director is responsible for the supervision and performance management of highly technical and detailed accounting work related to the overall organization, including the Economic Development Authority (EDA) & Housing Redevelopment Authority (HRA).  This position is accountable for performing high-level general accounting duties, treasury & debt management, and complex analytical work in the preparation of the annual audit, budget, and 5-year capital improvement plan.

Provides leadership and coaching through on-going review and feedback concerning department goals.  Supervises various operational areas including utility billing, accounts receivable, and accounts payables.  Ensures effective and efficient operations in these areas.  Directs the daily activities of the Finance Department staff.  Plans, prioritizes and assigns tasks and projects, monitors work, plans and coordinates professional development activities, as well as participates in selection process, evaluates performance, plans and coordinates professional development activities, and implements corrective action as necessary.