Budget, Grants and Internal Audit Manager, Canton Twp

Published Apr 1, 2024

Canton Township is currently seeking a Budget, Grants and Internal Audit Manager to perform a variety of administrative, technical, high level and confidential duties in the Finance Department. This is a professional and supervisory position that reports to and works closely with the Finance Director to ensure accuracy and integrity of the Township’s financial operations alongside the Accounting Manager. Additionally, this position works closely with other Department Directors and Managers in their accounting and budgeting needs. This position involves the application of professional practices in the performance of a wide variety of duties relating to the operations of the department and Township. Once knowledge of Township and Department operations and procedures is gained, the Employee is expected to carry assignments through to completion within the deadlines and with minimal supervision. This position is expected to step up into the role of the Finance Director in their absence and occasionally attend evening Board Meetings. The primary responsibility of this position is to perform and oversee accounting and budget related tasks for Canton Township, including Priority Based Budgeting. This position supervises the Accounts Payable functions, Purchasing, and Grants and oversees record keeping for various Public Safety task forces. Other duties of this position include the annual audit and preparation of the Schedule of Expenditures of Federal Awards (SEFA).

Graduation from a college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field required. Certified Public Accountant or Certified Public Finance Officer preferred. Ten years of experience in municipal finance and accounting and considerable knowledge of professional municipal accounting principles and procedures required. Ability to adapt and assist in the implementation of changing financial management software and ability to supervise subordinate employees are also required.

Please click on the following link to view the full job description, job posting, hiring timeline and to apply online: https://www.applicantpro.com/openings/canton/jobs/3294694-944506 

This full-time external job posting will remain open until April 16, 2024.

Salary Range: $102,621 - $133,410

The Charter Township of Canton provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) and is committed to a workplace free of discrimination and harassment based on race, color, religion, age, gender, sex, pregnancy, national origin, disability, height, weight, gender identity, marital status, military status, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.