Chief Financial Officer (Utility Officer)

  • City of Kansas City, MO
  • Kansas City, Missouri
  • Nov 01, 2020
Accounting and Finance Utilities

Job Description

Full-time position available with the KC Water Finance Division located at 4800 E. 63rd Street.
Salary Range: $7,374-$14,422/month
Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
Application Deadline Date: Open Until Filled


Responsibilities

The Chief Financial Officer for KC Water is responsible for all department financial activities. This includes financial modeling and forecasting, cash flow analyses and management, water revenue bond sales timelines, development of rates, fees, and charges to support the department's operating and capital programs, development of the department's annual budget and capital improvement program, identifying, developing, and submittal of grants to support implementation of capital projects, providing fiscal analyses and inputs for a full range of internal and external work products, working collaboratively with the City Finance Department executive team, management, and other staff, and the KC Water staff to effectively manage the department's financial planning and management activities. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: providing subject matter expertise to the Department's executive team on financial planning and analyses and organizational administration and management and proactively addressing long-term needs by evaluating rate structures, including water, wastewater, and stormwater rates, service fees, and debt-financing and refinancing; representing the City in meetings with local, state, and federal agencies, business and community groups, and members of the public regarding financial matters; as well as other related duties that may be reasonably expected as part of this classification.


Qualifications

REQUIRES Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in accounting, finance, business, or public administration or a closely related field and 10 years of increasingly responsible, advanced level financial management experience which includes 4 years of experience in municipal finance, and 4 years supervisory experience. Preference given to applicants with a Master's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or a related field, and/or finance/accounting experience in a utility or water or wastewater agency, and/or a Certified Public Accountant.


Other Information

URGENT!!! CRITICAL RECRUITMENT INFORMATION

QUESTIONS REGARDING AVIATION POSITIONS SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO THE AVIATION DEPARTMENT AT 816-243-3010.

POSITIONS POSTED FOR THE WATER SERVICES DEPARTMENT ARE FOR THE WATER SERVICES DEPARTMENT ONLY . QUESTIONS REGARDING THESE POSITIONS SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO 816-513-0253.

IF YOU SEE THE SAME POSITION TITLE POSTED FOR A DIFFERENT DEPARTMENT, YOU MUST SUBMIT A SEPARATE APPLICATION TO BE CONSIDERED BY THE OTHER CITY DEPARTMENT.

The evaluation of applications is based only on the information submitted by the application deadline. Therefore, in order to have your application properly considered, you should include all relevant dates, i.e., attendance at educational institutions, date degree(s) conferred, etc. Further, you should provide detailed description of relevant work experience/dates, including months/years of employment. Failure to submit a completed application may eliminate you from the selection process. Resumes may be filed to determine eligibility, but an official City application must be completed prior to appointment.

For positions requiring college education as part of the minimum requirement and/or an equivalency, the minimum education requirement is high school graduation. The requirement of "high school graduation" also includes the state-issued GED certificate.

For positions that require an accredited degree, qualifying professional, responsible experience must be obtained AFTER receipt of the accredited degree.

Unless otherwise stated, the requirement of "an accredited" degree includes only those degrees obtained from colleges or universities listed with the U. S. Department of Education and recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education.

If claiming military veterans preference points, you must attach a copy of your DD-214 or other qualifying documents prior to the application deadline.

Applications submitted in person or by USPS mail must be received by the published Application Deadline, 5:00P.M., C.T. Applications submitted by FAX or online must be received by the published Application Deadline, midnight, C.T.

All positions require successful completion of a pre-employment criminal history/background check. Non-residents, if appointed, must establish residency within the city limits of Kansas City, MO within nine months.

The City of KCMO is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. EOE.

POLICY OF NON DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF DISABILITY
The City of KCMO does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities. Any applicant requiring an accommodation should contact the KC Water Human Resources Division at (816)513-0253.

Job Address

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