Oversees a staff of ten positions and administers a +$500m General Fund budget for one of the nation’s largest police departments, Responsibilities also include financial and audit reporting for grants, oversight of petty cash, confiscated fund disbursements, accounts payable, council agenda, internal accounting, procurement process, financial target analysis, procurement card compliance and reconciliations. Performs advanced and complex management or oversight activities for the daily operations of the Financial and Contract Management Division. Work involves establishing short-, mid-, and long-term goals and objectives; developing guidelines, procedures, rules and regulations; developing schedules, priorities, and standards for achieving established goals; coordinating and evaluating program activities; and developing and evaluating budget requests. Directly accountable for functional operations of the unit.
Works under limited direction with extensive latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.