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Location: City of Manhattan, Manhattan, KS 66502
Department: FINANCE
Job Status: Full-Time
Status: Accepting Applications
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Job Description


Salary Range:  $71,427.20 - $113,547.20 Annual

 AsstDirFinance - about the city.pdf           Assistant Director Finance - April 2019.pdf

To be considered for this opportunity, please complete the online application,upload your cover letter, resume, and list of three professional references.  

This professional position assists the Director of Finance in managing the Department of Finance.  The incumbent oversees and provides direction of the annual City budget, financial forecasts and accounting processes, preparation of the City’s capital improvement program, technology decisions, and utility billing processes. The Assistant Director of Finance is responsible for the supervision of the Department on a day-to-day basis in addition to being instrumental in the purchasing decisions affecting both the Finance Department as well as the City overall.  This position performs any special projects assigned by the Director of Finance and directs the work of all Division Heads. 

Open Until Filled