City of Talent Oregon / Employment Opportunities

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Job Title: Finance Director
Closing date: 06/07/2018
Closing time: 04:00 PM
Job Class: Full Time
Job Hours: Salaried
Salary: $78,313-$98,744
Description: TALENT, OREGON   Finance Director, Salary range: $78,313-$98,744 plus excellent benefits including employer paid PERS. Opportunity to work in a small, but growing community in close proximity to Ashland and Medford.  Population 6355.

Reports to the City Manager and is responsible for coordination of all financial activities of the City including general ledger, payroll, accounts payable and receivable, utility billing, fines and fee collections.

Individual is required to have experience in fund and financial accounting as well as knowledge of local budget law and generally accepted accounting principles. Experience with computer applications for municipal finance is desirable.  Must have strong interpersonal and communication skills to deal with the public and city staff.  Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or closely related field and at least four (4) years experience in organization with similar operations, size and complexity preferred. 

Required Documents:
  • Employment Application
  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • References
To apply, City of Talent employment application and other material must be received at City of Talent, City Manager’s office, 110 E. Main, PO Box 445, Talent, Oregon 97540, 541-535-1566, not later than 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 7, 2018.  Application form can be downloaded from City web site: and can be emailed to in lieu of hand delivering or mailing to City Hall.  EEO/ADA Employer. 

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