The City of Port St. Lucie, with a population of more than 200,000 residents, is located in the heart of Florida's Treasure Coast. As the 7th largest city in Florida and 3rd largest city in South Florida, Port St. Lucie offers the amenities of a big city with the comforts of a familiar hometown. The City occupies an area of 120 square miles in St. Lucie County, about 50 miles north of West Palm Beach, halfway between Miami and Orlando. Both I-95 and Florida's Turnpike are easily accessible and five major airports and four major cruise ports lie within a few hours.
The City operates under the Council-Manager form of local government. Citizens elect a mayor and council members, five (5) elected council members who establish policies, programs, and initiatives. For the 2021-2022 Fiscal Year, the Port St. Lucie City Council approved a $610.5 million budget, 1,238.56 Full Time Equivalent positions.
Reporting to the Director of Finance, the Treasurer plans and administers the cash management, investments programs, and banking relationships of the City, while providing leadership support and management competence to the department director with debt management. The incumbent develops and implements policies and procedures while ensuring compliance with all federal, state, and local requirements and regulations.
To qualify for this position, the successful candidate should possess a bachelor’s degree, from an accredited college or university, in Accounting, Finance, Economics, or a closely related field required. A minimum of ten (10) years of professional related experience in a highly regulated environment, of which five (5) years must have been in a leadership or supervisory roles, a Certified Treasury Professional Certification and a valid Florida Driver’s License (or the ability to secure one within 30 days) required. A master’s degree, and a Chartered Financial Analyst, desired. The City of Port St. Lucie, offers a competitive salary in the $95, 000 - $120, 000/year range.
Application review begins on Monday, February 7, 2022. Following the first review date, a recruitment consultant will evaluate all applications against the posted qualifications, and may extend invitations to submit additional information, including due diligence questionnaire, written questionnaire, references, and a formal interview (virtual or in-person) to a select few. This announcement will remain posted, and we will continue to accept applications, until the city reaches an agreement with a finalist. For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (214) 842-6478.
For more information about the City Port St. Lucie, please visit https://www.cityofpsl.com/.
The City of Port St. Lucie is an Equal Opportunity Employer.