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Salary Range: $120,000-$156,572 annually
Appointed position. Salary dependent upon experience.
Closing Date: April 3, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.
Applications should be submitted to:
Human Resources Director
P.O. Box 1419
3162 Pelham Parkway
Pelham, AL. 35124
This position serves as the chief administrative officer and coordinates the day-to-day administrative operations of the City. Certain duties, authority, and responsibilities of this position are specifically set out by state statutes and local ordinances. The city manager works under the general guidance and direction of the city council while working with the elected mayor to accomplish the goals and objectives of the City. This position directs and supervises department heads. See the complete job description for more details. It can be obtained through the city website by going to www.pelhamonline.com.
Applications may be obtained by going to our website at www.pelhamonline.com and visiting the Human Resources tab. Or, a complete job description can be found HERE (Word File). Application can be found HERE. We are an equal opportunity employer.
The City of Decatur is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or disability.
Job Title: Chief Financial Officer, Job ID#: 1014-170216
Classification: Exempt service, Job Type: Full time
Salary Range: 61 Bi-Weekly $3,270.00 - $4,616.00, Annual $85,020.00 - $120,016.00
CLOSING*: Day/Date: Monday, April 17, 2017
*To be eligible for consideration, a completed employment application must be received by the City of Decatur Human Resources Department before the closing date. Please attach a current resume if available.
Duties/Purpose: The purpose of this classification is serve as the City’s Chief Financial Officer with responsibility for supervising the departmental staff and operations of finance, purchasing, revenue, and other assigned areas. Also, serves as financial advisor to the Mayor and City Council for long range forecasting, planning and budgeting.
*Job description available upon request or at our website – www.decaturalabamausa.com
**Due to the volume of responses received, we will not be able to provide a status of consideration. Candidates who have been selected for the next step in the review process will be notified.
Requirements: Must possess a Master’s in Accounting, Business Administration (MBA), Public Administration (MPA) or closely related field, CPA, CMA or CFM certification(s), and 3-5 years of municipal/government accounting. Residency within the city limits of Decatur, Alabama as soon as possible upon employment is non-negotiable. Must be a U.S. Citizen and have, or be able to obtain, a valid Alabama driver’s license.
Employment Applications are available on our website at www.decaturalabamausa.com, or from the Human Resources Department at City Hall-2nd Floor Tower, 402 Lee St NE, Decatur, AL 35602.
Completed employment application, with current resume (if available), must be returned to the City of Decatur Human Resources Department by the posting closing date. May be delivered in person or
Mailed to: P. O. Box 1984, Decatur, AL 35602
Faxed to: (256) 341-4895
The Human Resources Department may be contacted at (256) 341-4890 www.decaturalabamausa.com
Coordinates and supervises the preparation and distribution of Council agendas and supplements
Attends City Council meetings and maintains a record of votes; prepares official minutes of Council activities; processes all official documents related to Council activities
Provides official notification to the public regarding City Council meetings
Receives all correspondence addressed to the City Council and all other materials and documents requiring City Council approval and adoption
Receives legal publication notices including public notices, official actions and ordinances; records and publicizes legal notices, ordinances and City Council minutes. Ensures legal requirements are met regarding public notices, publications and posting of City business
Prepares ordinances for codification; oversees the codification of ordinances into the municipal code
Serves as custodian of official City records and public documents; retrieves public records for the general public and city staff; provides information on ordinances, resolutions and policies; provides copies of records; attests and certifies official documents and copies
Coordinates public records request to ensure compliance with public records laws
Oversees or performs an accurate recording of the proceedings, preparation of the minutes, recording, indexing and filing for the public record; distributes information as requested.
Answers questions and provides information to the general public; responds to citizen inquiries and complaints
Works in cooperation with Tallapoosa County to prepare and maintain city election materials and assists with election procedures for City
Within the Clerk’s department: assigns and delegates work; determines work procedures and monitors workflow; supervises staff and conducts performance evaluations; prepares and administers departmental budget
Develops and maintains electronic and hard copy files to access information and provides reports and research for the public and council; operates a variety of standard office equipment to access necessary information and archive documents in accordance with State law
Conducts self in a manner which promotes and supports diversity and inclusivity in the workplace and community
Attests to all resolutions, ordinances, contract, and agreements on behalf of the Council as evidence of the authorization of such documents by the council.
Evaluate record/documents to determine their value in order to make recommendations for retention and disposal
Performs notary services
Performs all other duties that may be required by State statutes and City Ordinances
Performs other related duties as assigned
Must be a graduate of an accredited four-year college or university with a major study in public administration, business administration or related field or five (5) years of professional experience in public administration, preferably for municipality; including two (2) years of people management experience and in-depth knowledge of public records management and compliance provisions. Certification as a City/Municipal Clerk preferred upon hire or required to obtain within three years of hire. Must pass criminal background check. Position requires an extensive depth of expertise and knowledge in public records that can be used to develop policies and procedures as well as determine efficient and innovative ways to accomplish the organization’s business strategies. Must possess a valid Alabama driver’s license and a driving record suitable for insurability. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other municipal employees, City officials and general public. Ability to clearly communicate information both verbally and in writing. Ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality commensurate with duties and responsibilities of the City Clerk’s Office. Ability to work on activities involving a continual reoccurrence of deadlines where work product accuracy is critical. Extensive knowledge in Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Excel, Word, and Outlook).