Chief Financial Officer/Assistant City Manager

City of Medford, OR

Job Details

  • Job Function: Finance Director
  • Salary: $110,246 - $148,832.
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 79,850
  • Website:
  • Where: 411 West 8th St., Medford, OR 97501
  • Form of Government: Council-Manager


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Medford is arguably one of the most beautiful and livable areas of the Pacific Northwest. Located in southwest Oregon, Medford is just 20 miles from the California border to the south and is surrounded by the majestic Cascade and Siskiyou Mountain ranges. The City of Medford has a population of 79,850 and is the demographic and economic hub of the southern Oregon region. The region offers endless outdoor recreation opportunities including beautiful city, state and county parks, championship golf courses, hiking, cycling, fishing, birdwatching, skiing and other snow sports, and whitewater rafting and other activities on the world famous Rogue River, only minutes away.

The City of Medford utilizes the Mayor/Council form of government and is a full-service city with 11 operating departments, 482 FTEs and a 2017-2019 biennial budget of $295 million. The Finance Department consists of 11 FTEs, and Municipal Court, which is currently under Finance, has 8 FTEs. The biennial budget for Finance is $2.8 million and $2.5 million for Municipal Court.

Under the general administrative direction of the City Manager, the Chief Financial Officer/Assistant City Manager oversees citywide fiscal responsibilities, directs the control of city finances and the City Treasury, and administers and reviews fiscal, organizational, management, and procedural operations of the various city departments and divisions. The CFO/ACM provides support to the City Manager, and acts as the City Manager or Deputy City Manager in his/her absence.

A bachelor’s degree in business administration, public administration, or a closely related field, along with current technical and professional knowledge of complex principles, methods, standards, and techniques associated with the responsibilities of the position is required. A master’s degree and CPA, or related certification is preferred. Candidates may possess any combination of relevant education and experience that demonstrates their ability to perform the essential duties and responsibilities of the position.

The City of Medford is an Equal Opportunity Employer. First review: April 1, 2018 (open until filled). To apply online, visit Prothman at and click on "Submit Your Application" and follow the directions provided. Application materials will only be accepted electronically via the website. For questions, please call 206-368-0050.