Finance and Budget Director

Department/Agency of position: 
City of Avondale
Location of position: 
Avondale, AZ
$105,897.90 – $153,552.28
Date Posted: 
Thursday, April 13, 2017
Closing Date: 
Monday, May 1, 2017
Job Description: 


The City of Avondale is seeking an innovative, results-oriented Finance & Budget Director with a proven track record of delivering successful results. Establishes goals, objectives, policies, procedures and priorities related to activities of finance and budget department. Provides administrative direction for accounts payable, purchasing, payroll, sales tax, utility billing, and financial reporting and budget. Researches, analyzes and develops recommendations on financial and budgetary issues.


1. Work requires broad knowledge in a general professional or technical field. Knowledge is normally acquired through four years of college resulting in a Bachelor's degree or equivalent.

2. Over six years experience in Financial Services or as a Budget Director.

3. Certified Public Accountant or advanced degree preferred.

4. Consideration given to other relevant certifications.

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The City is in the final stages of completing a comprehensive classification and compensation study effective July 1, 2017. Upon approval by City Council, the new range for this position is anticipated to be: $119,664.00 – $173,513.00 Annually