Finance Director - City of Bothell, Washington

The City of Bothell, WA, population 45,260, is located in the Seattle metropolitan area, in King and Snohomish Counties, just east of Lake Washington. Appointed by and reporting directly to the City Manager, the Finance Director will join a carefully constructed, high-functioning executive leadership team and a positive, professional, values-based organization.  The Director oversees a staff of 10.25 FTEs and is responsible for the 2019-20 Biennial Budget: Citywide $274.4 million, General Fund $111.3 million, and Finance Department $3.3 million.

Seeking visionary, solution-oriented leader to advance and modernize the department and maximize the skills of an experienced, capable staff.  Bachelor’s degree in finance, business or public administration, or related field and seven years of professional management experience in municipal finance required.  Master’s degree preferred, and CPA is a plus.  Impeccable integrity, strong work ethic, and customer service focus are mandatory. Technical skills should include significant experience with municipal budgets (philosophy, forecasts, preparation, all process steps, drafting, and management), capital project finance, controls, procurement, payroll, union contracts, retirement and benefits costs, and sources of revenue of every kind and type. Comprehensive benefits. Annual salary range is $134,551 to $171,076.    

Filing deadline is February 4, 2019.
Resumes are acknowledged within 2 business days.