DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF FINANCE

  • City of Kansas City, MO
  • Kansas City, Missouri
  • Jun 01, 2021
Full Time Accounting and Finance Administration and Management

Job Description

Full-time position available with the Finance Department, Administration Division located at 414 East 12th Street.
Salary Range: $6,368-$12,363/month
Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Application Deadline Date: Open until filled


Responsibilities

Oversees the operations of the Finance Department including accounting, revenue collection, treasury, and administration under the leadership of the Director. Assists in the planning, design, direction, and overall management of the Finance Department. Supervises the City Controller, City Treasurer, and Commissioner of Revenue and works closely with the Budget Officer and the Administrative Division. Performs the management of personnel, labor, budget, recordkeeping, disaster recovery, and environmental issues. Serves as acting Department Head in the absence of the Director. Maintains the day-to-day functionality of the department, freeing the Director to perform the necessary strategic planning and policy development to guide the department. Prepares and administer the department's operating budget. Advises and directs division managers on planning, operations, and performance management. Represents the department in a variety of internal, governmental, and public-facing roles including civic and professional organizations and in interactions with the Mayor and City Council. Develops internal and external communications and directives. Carries out the long-term vision and programs of the department. Collaborates with other departments to meet shared goals and objectives.


Qualifications

REQUIRES an accredited Bachelor's degree in business, finance, management, accounting or related field and 5 (OR an accredited Master's degree in one of the previously listed fields and 3) years of experience in the capacity of a financial manager, accountant, or analyst. Preference given to those applicants with professional certifications (CPA, CTP, CPFO, etc)


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 DEPARTMENT ARE FOR THE WATER 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 Human Resources Department, Recruitment & Selections Division at (816) 513-1945.

Job Address

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