Finance Director

City of Marysville

The City of Marysville (population 12,800) is a unique and charming city located in Yuba County and part of the Greater Sacramento area. One of California’s historic Gold Rush cities, Marysville is a vibrant center of distinctive shopping, dining, and entertainment. The City is seeking a Director to serve as the principal financial officer for the Finance Department. With two talented and dedicated Accountants, the Finance Director is a working department head, responsible for and extensively involved in all aspects of budgeting, accounting and financial reporting, debt management, revenue generation, cost allocation, and budget development and control, as well as benefits and claims management, business and animal licensing, parking citation payments, and boat launch permits. The City seeks a highly collaborative candidate with a strong commitment to customer service and a history of applying creative solutions to financial, programmatic, and operational challenges encountered on the job. The Executive Team works closely and collaboratively on all cross-department/functional activities. We are a very competent and highly motivated team with a great sense of humor – and we’re looking for a similar colleague! The ideal candidate will possess a solid background in all aspects of municipal finance, coupled with a general understanding of city operations. A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university is required preferably in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Mathematics, Public or Business Administration, or a related field. Five (5) years of broad and extensive experience involving management of a comprehensive municipal finance program, including at least four (4) years of project management and supervision of others engaged in such work, is also required. A Master’s degree in Finance, or a related field, and/or a CPA License is desirable. The annual salary range for this position is $115,000 - $123,000, DOQ. Please visit our website at to apply online. Contact Mr. Gary Phillips at (916) 784-9080, should you have questions. Filing Deadline: July 16, 2018


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