Director of Fiscal Services, Saginaw Charter Twp

Published Jun 18, 2019

SAGINAW CHARTER TOWNSHIP
Job Announcement

Director of Fiscal ServicesSalary Range: $76,848 - $103,744)
(W/Excellent Fringe Benefits)


Saginaw Charter Township, a municipality of approximately 40,000, is seeking a full-time employee to fill the position of Director of Fiscal Services. Saginaw Charter Township is the hub of Saginaw County, and an integral member of the Great Lakes Bay Region. Located in the heart of the Lower Peninsula, Saginaw Township is only a 30-minute drive from Lake Huron.

The Director of Fiscal Services plans, organizes and directs all centralized accounting programs and provides administrative direction for other centralized services such as automated systems. The director also maintains the Clerk’s financial records and plays a prominent role in budget coordination and preparation. This position is under direct supervision of the Township Manager, and manages three (3) employees.

Required knowledge, skills and abilities for this position include: a Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or a related field; seven years of progressively responsible experience in accounting and financial management in a municipal setting; three or more years’ experience administering a fiscal department; thorough knowledge or the principles, practices and legal regulations of municipal finance, budgeting, accounting and investing. Review of applicants will focus on these main areas, and various other requirements that can be found on the job description located on Saginaw Township’s website.

Saginaw Township’s Fiscal Services Department heavily utilizes BS&A applications. Ability to use, and experience with BS&A fixed assets, payroll, purchase requisition, general ledger, cash receipting, and accounts payable is desired.

Please submit job application, and résumé to the Township Manager’s Office located at 4980 Shattuck Road, Saginaw, MI 48603 or rgrose@saginawtownship.net. Application materials may be found online at www.Saginawtownship.org and then selecting the “I want to…” section on the top ribbon of the homepage. The job will be posted under the “Apply for a Job” section. Full job description will also be listed at that location.

Please have all materials submitted by 5:00pm, Friday, July 5th.