Barre VT – Finance Director

Posted on: August 23, 2018 – 1:43pm


City of Barre, Vermont (pop. 9,052)

The City of Barre, Vermont, is accepting applications for the new position of Finance Director.  This position will report directly to the City Manager and is responsible for day-to-day financial operations of the City. This includes all financial oversight of the General Fund ($12M), and Water ($2. 3M) and Wastewater ($2.0M) Enterprise Funds, as well as financial management support to Department Directors related to grants awarded to the City, and support to the contract Municipal Auditor in the preparation of Annual Financial Statements and the annual municipal audit. The Finance Director will coordinate with the City Treasurer in overseeing financial operations. This position includes supervisory responsibility for four (4) staff.  Minimum five (5) years’ experience required, preferably in governmental (fund) accounting. CPA credentials desirable. This is a full-time, exempt salaried position. The City of Barre offers a competitive rate of pay commensurate with qualifications and experience (salary range $65,000 to $80,000) with a competitive benefits package.

Applications will be accepted until Friday, September 14, 2018 or until the position is filled. For a more detailed job description and City of Barre Employment Application, see the Barre City website, under “City Job Openings”.  E-mail or mail letter of interest, resume, completed Barre City Employment Application and a minimum of 3 work-related references to or mail to City of Barre – Attn: Rikk Taft, 6 N. Main St., Suite 2, Barre VT 05641. (802-477-1471)