Finance Director

City of Shawano, WI

Job Details

  • Job Function: Finance Director
  • Salary: $75,000 - $85,000.
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 9,305
  • Where: 127 S Sawyer Stn, Shawano, WI
  • Form of Government: Mayor-Council

Post Date: Jan 7 2019

Please send cover letter, resume, application, professional references, and salary history to: Lisa Bruette, Administrative Assistant, at 127 S. Sawyer Shawano Wisconsin 54166 or email to Application closing date: January 11, 2019.


The position is responsible for the financial management, oversight, and reporting for all fiscal activities of the City of Shawano, and subsidiary funds. Principal duties include: oversight of the general ledger, payroll, accounts payable/receivable, debt administration, budget preparation, cash flow management, preparing the general ledger and financial statements for the annual financial audits, and preparing accurate regulatory reports, monthly financial statements, cash flow and performance reports.

The Finance Director is a key member of the City management team, supporting department heads with budget and financial expertise and providing monthly reports and presentations to the City Council as well as periodic interaction with City committees and commissions. The Finance Director supervises the city accountant and will engage daily senior management and elected/appointed officials.