Job Opening: Finance Director, Madras

Posted on August 25, 2011

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City of Madras – Finance Director 

The City of Madras, Oregon is seeking a talented and highly motivated individual to serve as its next Finance Director.   Madras is a dynamic, growing community.  The City has 31 employees, a $19 million annual budget and is financially stable.  The Finance Director is a key member of the City’s management team. The Finance Director plans, organizes and supervises the duties of the Finance Department to ensure accurate and timely accounting reports, prompt processing and payment of invoices and issuance of statements for accounts receivable; ensures proper utilization and accounting for general and special funding; facilitates development of the annual budget and provides financial reporting to the City’s Urban Renewal District. This is a supervisory management position, accountable for the efficient and effective operations of the City’s accounting function.  This position also serves as the Human Resource and Risk Management Officer. 

The ideal candidate will have a Master in Public Finance or similar field, be experienced with Oregon budget laws including completing and advertising local budget documents, and possess at least five years of governmental accounting experience. Active CPA license highly desired but not required. 

Monthly salary range $5,286 – $7,325 DOQ. Excellent benefit package including fully paid PERS. 

For application packet, contact Madras City Hall 71 SE D Street Madras OR   97741 541-475-2344 or go to Send completed city application formletter of interest and resume to “Finance Director Recruitment”, City of Madras, 71 SE D Street, Madras OR   97741.  Position open until filled, first review of applications will begin September 23, 2011.

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