Salina, KS Salina, KS, United States
May 05, 2017Full Time
Salina was one of the first Commission-Manager forms of government in Kansas, establishing very early on - the values associated with a professional and well-run local government such as strong customer service and a continuous commitment to excellence. The City Commission consists of five members elected at large, one of whom the Commission annually selects to serve as Mayor. The Commission appoints a City Manager who serves as the chief executive and is responsible for appointing all employees, including the Finance Director. The City currently retains a Bond Rating of Aa3 and has a strong history of solid financial practices having achieved over 20 years of unqualified opinions on its annual audit. The Finance Director is a member of the City Manager’s executive staff team, and will interact daily with a talented and long-tenured group of department directors. The Director is also responsible for assisting the City Manager in preparing the annual budget of $105M, and must work closely with all departments to develop a smooth and functioning process.