Finance Manager

Agency City of Gilroy

LOCATION Gilroy, CA

FILING DEADLINE February 4, 2022

SALARY RANGE $110,904 – $147,888 Annually

The Ideal Candidate

This is an excellent mid-management opportunity for a hands-on Finance Manager with a breadth of financial services experience and skills. Together with the position qualifications, the ideal candidate will:

  • Have a broad knowledge base in the areas of local government accounting, financial reporting, budgeting, grant management, utility billing, and business licensing.
  • Have knowledge and experience with ERP systems and implementation, to include related technologies.
  • Have strong skills in analytical and financial modeling and presentations.
  • Understand the role of the Finance Department in supporting the work of all other departments in the City.
  • Possess strong managerial skills and to include prior experience supervising professional, technical, and support team members.
  • Have a strong aptitude for clear, concise, and direct communication, as well as the ability to succinctly summarize complex financial information in an easy to understand manner.
  • Have a leadership style that is characterized by integrity, ethical decision making, responsibility, collaboration, effective problem solving, and customer service.
  • Represent the Finance Department well and make effective presentations in public situations including City Council meetings and other community meetings in the absence of the Finance Director or as assigned.
  • Be a skilled and organized manager who will promote an atmosphere of teamwork and professional development.
  • Have the ability to prepare accurate, concise, and comprehensive fiscal analysis and reports.
  • Have a positive, can-do attitude setting an example for others within the department and throughout the organization.
  • Possess strong interpersonal communication skills and work style that includes a balance of humor and humility.

Please check the Job Brochure for more detailed information!