FINANCE DIRECTOR

Town of Maggie Valley   Maggie Valley, NC   Full-time     Finance
Posted on June 6, 2022

THE TOWN OF MAGGIE VALLEY IS SEEKING A WELL-ROUNDED, HIGHLY SKILLED PROFESSIONAL FOR THE POSITION OF FINANCE DIRECTOR.

INCORPORATED IN 1974, MAGGIE VALLEY IS A SMALL RESORT/COMMUNITY LOCATED AT THE CONVERGENCE OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK AND THE BLUE RIDGE PARKWAY, THIRTY-FIVE MILES FROM ASHEVILLE. ONE OF WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA’S FASTEST GROWING COMMUNITIES, MAGGIE VALLEY IS A FOUR-SEASON SPORTSMAN’S PARADISE WITH OPPORTUNITIES TO SKI, FISH, HIKE, GOLF, AND SIGHTSEE ROCKY MOUNTAIN ELK, ALL WITHOUT LEAVING THE TOWN LIMITS. MAGGIE VALLEY’S HISTORIC SOCO ROAD BUSINESS DISTRICT IS A QUINTESSENTIAL REPRESENTATION OF SMALL-TOWN CHARM WITH DOZENS OF UNIQUE LOCALLY OWNED SHOPS AND RESTAURANTS.

THE FINANCE DIRECTOR PLANS, DIRECTS, ORGANIZES AND ADMINISTERS A VARIETY OF FISCAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE FUNCTIONS INCLUDING DISBURSEMENT AND ACCOUNTING OF REVENUES AND EXPENDITURES, MONITORING AND ADMINISTERING THE BUDGET, ACCOUNTING, PURCHASING, REVENUE COLLECTIONS, BILLING AND PAYROLL OPERATIONS, CUSTOMER SERVICES, AND GRANT ADMINISTRATION. WORK INCLUDES MANAGING THE ANNUAL AUDIT, ACAFR, DEBT SERVICE, AND INVESTMENTS AS WELL AS DEPARTMENT STAFF MANAGEMENT.

THE EMPLOYEE MUST EXERCISE CONSIDERABLE INDEPENDENT JUDGMENT AND INITIATIVE IN PLANNING AND DIRECTING THE FISCAL CONTROL AND PROCUREMENT SYSTEM. WORK IS PERFORMED IN ACCORDANCE WITH NORTH CAROLINA GENERAL STATUTES AND STATE REGULATIONS GOVERNING THE RESPONSIBILITIES OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCIAL OPERATIONS, LOCAL GOVERNMENT PURCHASING, CONTRACTS AND BIDDING, AND TOWN POLICIES AND MANUALS. WORK IS PERFORMED UNDER THE SUPERVISION OF THE TOWN MANAGER AND IS EVALUATED THROUGH CONFERENCES, REPORTS, ANALYSIS OF PROGRAM ACCOMPLISHMENTS, FEEDBACK FROM OTHER DEPARTMENTS, AND BY AN INDEPENDENT AUDIT OF FINANCIAL RECORDS. THE TOWN’S NEXT FINANCE DIRECTOR SHOULD BE APPROACHABLE AND HAVE STRONG PROJECT MANAGEMENT, COMMUNICATION AND PRESENTATION SKILLS. THE ABILITY TO CULTIVATE AND MAINTAIN GOOD RELATIONSHIPS WITH STAFF, COMMUNITY PARTNERS AND THE PUBLIC BY BEING RESPONSIVE, POSITIVE AND COLLABORATIVE IS ESSENTIAL. THE FULL

SALARY RANGE FOR THIS POSITION IS $71,596 TO $107,39; THE STARTING SALARY FOR THIS POSITION WILL BE COMMENSURATE WITH THE CANDIDATE’S BACKGROUND, EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, AND EDUCATION.

INTERESTED CANDIDATES MUST SUBMIT BY EMAIL A COVER LETTER, RESUME, AND FIVE JOB-RELATED REFERENCES (EMAIL & PHONE NUMBER) TO SHAYNE WHEELER, HUMAN RESOURCES DIRECTOR BY CLICKING APPLY NO LATER THAN CLOSE OF BUSINESS ON JULY 1, 2022. INTERVIEWS ARE. EXPECTED TO TAKE PLACE IN LATE JULY.

 

MAGGIE VALLEY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Employer: Town of Maggie Valley

Expires: 7/1/2022