CITY OF FILLMORE, CALIFORNIA
FINANCE DIRECTOR RECRUITMENT
The City of Fillmore (15,000 pop.) is seeking to hire a highly skilled, hands-on, and business savvy, accounting and finance professional to join the City as its Finance Director. Fillmore is located 60 miles northwest of Los Angeles. Fillmore is a general law city incorporated in 1914 and has a Council-Manager form of government.
The Finance Director is appointed by and reports to the City Manager and is responsible for managing and performing all the City’s fiscal functions. The Finance Director is a key advisor to the Council, City Manager and all departments on fiscal matters, while maintaining the fiscal well-being and integrity of the City. The City’s general fund budget is $6 million and budgets for all funds total $31 million.
Candidates for this position must be proven finance professionals capable of performing and directing a small staff in all aspects of accounting, budgeting and treasury functions. The selected candidate will have a strong governmental accounting and finance background. Exceptional interpersonal and communications skills (verbal and written) as well as excellent professional judgment and decision making skills are essential. The ability to be hands-on and lead and develop a small team of committed and high skilled employees is a critical attribute for this position.
The ideal candidate is required to have a Bachelor’s Degree in finance or accounting, public or business administration, or closely related field. A Master’s Degree and/or CPA are preferred. Successful candidates must have at least 5 years of increasingly responsible leadership and managerial experience in government finance, accounting and treasury functions. Salary range for this position is $97k-$119k annually DOQ. Interested individuals should submit a letter of interest and resume (electronically preferred) to:
William D. Hawkins (email@example.com) or Brett Byers (firstname.lastname@example.org)
The Hawkins Company
11040 Bollinger Canyon Road, Suite E-216
San Ramon, CA 94582
For complete brochure, visit www.thehawkinscompany.com or contact Bill Hawkins at 310-348-8800 or Ms. Brett Byers at 323-403-8279. The position will remain open until filled. Materials received by May 24, 2013 will have first consideration.
The City of Fillmore is an Equal Opportunity Employer.