The City of Mt. Juliet is succession planning for their Finance Director who will be retiring.
The City is seeking qualified applicants for Finance Director who will work alongside the Finance Director until his retirement.
The City of Mt. Juliet is a fast growing city and only minutes away from Nashville.
The City of Mt. Juliet is a Home Rule City and operates under a City Manager form of government with a Mayor elected at large and four Commissioners elected from their respective districts.
The City has General Fund revenues approaching $20 million excluding grants that share the costs of major improvements, with 165 full-time employees (seven under the direction of the Finance Director which includes sewer billing), a capital projects budget varying from 1.5kk to $8kk depending on activity and 6 other lesser funds.
The City provides one utility, that of wastewater with $6 Million in billing revenues.
City Departments include Administration, Building & Codes, Planning, Parks and Recreation, Public Works, Storm Water, Police and Fire.
The selected candidate must hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in finance, accounting, business administration, or a related area; a master's degree is preferred.
This position requires at least five years of experience in municipal finance or related field, three years of relevant supervisory experience, familiarity with GASB pronouncements as they affect the City and demonstrate a knowledge of the principles of governmental budgeting and accounting.
A Certified Public Accountant is preferred or CMFO (or able to obtain within eighteen months of employment).
The starting salary range is $70,000 to $79,435.00.
Detailed job description, Employee Application and requirements are available online.
Applications must be filed electronically and are available online at the City's website, www.mtjuliet-tn.gov We will accept electronic applications until such time when a qualified candidate is chosen.
The City of Mt. Juliet reserves the right to stop accepting applications at any time.
For questions, regarding the electronic application process, please call (615) 754-2552.
The City of Mt. Juliet does not discriminate based on race, color, sex or national origin in federal or state sponsored programs, pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C.
2000d). EOE/Drug-free Workplace.
Location/Region: Lebanon, TN