Chief Financial Officer

City of Neptune Beach, FL

This is a highly responsible professional and managerial position under the direction of the City Manager. The incumbent is responsible for directing, and supervising the functions of the city's financial planning, cash flow management, accounting, audit, budgeting, payroll, purchasing, accounts payable, accounts receivable, inventory, debt/management, Pay-for-Parking program, and the efficient operation of all aspects of the Finance Department.

The Chief Financial Officer is expected to collaborate with Department Heads and advise them on financial matters pertaining to their respective departments. Experience in managing personnel is also key to success in this position as there are (5) direct reporting support staff.

Education and Experience:
Graduation from an AACSB accredited four-year college or university with a degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance or related field.
Three (3) or more years of progressively responsible related experience; experience in a position of comparable scope and size to the City of Neptune Beach is highly desirable.
An equivalent combination of education, experience and training that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities will also be considered, but applicants must provide a detailed explanation of how the experience applies within their cover letters.

Licenses and/or Certificates:
Certification as a CPA or an advanced degree in Business Administration, Accountancy, or other related field is desirable, but not required. Such certification or advanced degree may be substituted for work experience.
Background Check Required:
Due to the nature of the position, it is expected that the Chief Financial Officer will be required to regularly make bank deposits, take sensitive information from utility customers, and manage the cash collection of various City programs. A background check that includes a credit check and drug test will be performed prior to hire.

How to Apply

Application Deadline
Submitting a resume through the linkedin job posting below or by emailing a resume and cover letter to the Neptune Beach City Manager at:

Job Details

Job Function
Finance Director
Position Type
Full Time

City of Neptune Beach


116 1St St
Neptune Beach, FL 32266-6140
United States

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