Director of Finance – Lincoln, CA

Client: City of Lincoln, California
Position: Director of Finance
Closing Date: Closed

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Located in the first foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Lincoln sits in western Placer County on the edge of the greater Sacramento metropolitan area. With a population of approximately 50,000, Lincoln has seen tremendous growth in the past, and now again. In the early 2000s, Lincoln was one of the fastest growing communities in the nation and again is experiencing a boom in residential development. Reporting directly to the City Manager, the Director of Finance oversees four divisions including Administration, Budget & Purchasing, Finance & Accounting, and Utility Billing. The Department has 15 employees and a FY 21-22 annual budget of $3.9 million.

Any combination of education and experience that would provide the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary is qualifying. The following is a typical way to qualify: A Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Public Administration, Business Administration, or a related field; and, five years of broad and extensive experience in financial or business management, including at least three years in a responsible management capacity. Designation as a Certified Public Accountant is strongly desired.

The next Director of Finance will enjoy a very strong compensation package, with a base salary up to $175,000, as well as a competitive benefits package.