Finance Director, Antrim County

Published Nov 4, 2019

Finance Director, Antrim County  
 
Antrim County is accepting applications for the position of Finance Director.  Under the supervision of the County Board of Commissioners and at the direction of the Board of Commissioners, assists in maintaining the integrity and accuracy of the financial accounting system used by the County in a manner consistent with established and accepted governmental principles and practices. Works in cooperation with the County Administrator, County Clerk and County Treasurer, as well as other County departments. Responsibilities include budgeting, accounting, monitoring expenditures and revenues, grant accounting, payroll reports, financial reports, purchasing and fixed assets inventory, and other accounting and support functions. 
 
Education
 
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/CPA Preferred
 
Experience  

a. A minimum of two (2) years’ experience in government accounting.

b. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

c. Skill in the use of office equipment and technology, including substantial experience in Microsoft Office Suite, and the ability to master new technologies relevant to the position.  Experience with BS&A preferred.

d. Ability to establish effective working relationships and to interact professionally, constructively, and diplomatically with top level administrators, other employees (both union and non-union), elected officials, representatives of the business community and other governmental units, and the general public.    
 
Starting Rate
 
Beginning wage of $60,003 with a four-step scale.  Position includes a full benefit package.
 
Application Information
 
Application and complete job description available at Human Resources Office, Room 201, Antrim County Building, (231) 533-3605 or download at www.antrimcounty.org/employment.asp.  Please forward application, letter of interest, and resume to the Human Resources Office, P.O. Box 187, Bellaire, MI 49615.  Position is posted until filled.  Antrim County is an equal opportunity employer.