City Accepting Applications for Finance Director Through April 21

Posted March 21, 2023 in Administration by David Ball

The City of Hilliard is accepting applications for the position of Finance Director through April 21.

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The Director of Finance is the fiscal officer of the City, who works under the direction of the City Manager. This position directs the activities of the seven-member Department of Finance and administers the City’s financial affairs. Work involves overseeing collection, custody, and disbursement of public funds, payroll, and income tax; maintaining municipal accounting records; managing and providing advice on investments; signing all bond issues; and participating in budget development. The department operates on a $1.2 million budget. The primary financial software used by the City are the Civica CMI and OpenGov.

Minimum Qualifications: Possession of a bachelor’s degree in accounting, public finance, business administration, or related field and five years of progressively responsible experience in finance, accounting, and auditing including supervisory experience; or any equivalent combination of training and experience.
For a full view of desired qualifications, please see the linked brochure.

The expected hiring range of the Director of Finance is $145,000 – $165,000, depending on qualifications, with an excellent benefits package that includes City contributions to the Ohio Public Employee Retirement System, paid vacation, twelve (12) paid holidays, two personal days, accrued sick leave, and tuition reimbursement up to $7,000 per year. This is an onsite position at Hilliard Municipal Building, 3800 Municipal Way in Hilliard, Ohio.

How to Apply
Applications will be accepted electronically by Raftelis at Applicants complete a brief online form and are prompted to provide a cover letter and resume. The position will be open until filled with a first review of applications beginning April 21, 2023.