Assistant Chief Financial Officer Job at Stockton, San Joaquin County, California

Assistant Chief Financial Officer

City of Stockton , California


Job Information 

Full-Time

Administrative Services

Senior Level

Salary/Wage 

$133,705.92 - $170,629.44 Annually

Application Deadline 

Continuous

No Application Deadline

Recruitment Type 

Open Competitive

Details 

DEFINITION

AT-WILL OPPORTUNITY 
MONTHLY SALARY RANGE:  
$11,142.16 - $11,699.04 - $12,283.74 - $12,897.67 - $13,542.28 - $14,219.12
ANNUAL SALARY RANGE:

$133,705.92 - $140,388.48 - $147,404.88 - $154,772.04 - $162,507.36 - $170,629.44

FLSA STATUS: Exempt

 

ABOUT THE POSITION

The City of Stockton is seeking an Assistant Chief Financial Officer who is excited to be a key contributor to the Administrative Services Department team. Our ideal candidate provides excellent customer service, thrives in a fast-paced environment, anticipates problems and develops proactive solutions, provides positive leadership through staff development, and fosters teamwork, strong work ethics, and collaboration among staff. Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, the Assistant Chief Financial Officer assists with and has direct oversight in formulating departmental policy, goals and objectives, supervising staff, administering the annual budget for the department, and directing the day-to-day operations of assigned areas. Customer service is a critical component to this role. The Assistant Chief Financial Officer is expected to have an exceptional interpersonal style with the ability to develop and maintain positive work relationships with all City employees and customers. The successful candidate will operate with a high level of ethics and integrity and reflect a value system of mentorship, collaboration, and commitment to public service.

 

PRINCIPAL DUTIES

Develops departmental goals, objectives, policies, procedures, and work standards. Provides professional assistance to city departments, boards and commissions on financial matters in areas of responsibility. Assists with the development and administration of the department's budget. Coordinates the City's annual audit. Assists with the design and implementation of an automated and integrated financial accounting system; organizes and administers effective accounts receivables and payables reporting and collection procedures. Conducts financial studies and performs varied analyses and research; prepares reports of findings and makes recommendations for improvements. Prepares or directs the preparation of a variety of periodic and special reports related to departmental activities. Approves and signs all manually prepared accounts payable and payroll checks. Maintains the status of insurance funds. Reviews and makes recommendations on methods of financing public facilities and equipment, requests for payments and similar matters. Attends City Council and committee meetings to make presentations or answer questions or provide information regarding the department's budget and other financial matters.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Possession of a Bachelor's degree from an accredited four (4) year college or university with major course work in accounting, business administration, finance, or a closely related field and five (5) years of increasingly responsible professional experience in the financial functions of a division and/or department. Experience in municipal finance, and public agencies or governmental settings is highly preferred. Possession of a certification as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or a Certified Public Finance Officer (CPFO) and/or an advanced educational degree is highly desirable.

 

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Location 

425 N El Dorado St

Stockton, CA 95201

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