POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. -- The City of Poughkeepsie is seeking a commissioner of finance, according to an announcement by Mayor Rob Rolison.
The commissioner of finance is responsible for the administration of the financial affairs of the city, as well as the operation of the accounting, personnel and data processing units.
The city has a 2016 general fund budget of $48 million with a combined budget of $83 million, and 338 FTE employees.
The ideal candidate should possess the following credentials:
- Bachelor's degree in accounting, business or public administration or related field, with 5 years of accounting experience, two in supervisory or administrative capacity, or
- Master's degree with three years experience in a supervisory or administrative capacity.
The commissioner must live within the city limits within a reasonable time after selection.
Salary is negotiable, depending on experience and qualification.
For more information, visit www.mercergroupinc.com or contact the following:
- Jim Miller: (612)-581-9972, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Jim Mercer: (770)-551-0403, email@example.com .
Resume and cover letters may be sent by email to Miller or Mercer.
Women and minority candidates are especially encouraged to apply.
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