Business Services Manager / Chief Financial Officer Annual salary: $175,945.67 to $230,928.70 DOQ Application deadline: Friday, September 8, 2017
The Union Sanitary District (USD) invites you to join an organization whose mission is “to safely and responsibly collect and treat wastewater, and to recover resources from process waste streams, while protecting human health and improving the environment in a way that benefits the Tri-Cities and all USD”. USD is an innovative independent special district providing wastewater services to the residents and businesses in the Tri-Cities of Fremont, Newark, and Union City in the south-eastern Bay Area. The District seeks a creative, sophisticated, and service-oriented professional with outstanding leadership and interpersonal skills and strong local government finance experience to join our organization committed to excellent customer service and an organizational culture of teamwork and collaboration.
Reporting to the General Manager, the Business Services Manager/Chief Financial Officer manages all accounting and finance functions, including financial reporting, short-range and long-range economic forecasts and analyses, budgets, management of unfunded liabilities, revenue, cash flow, audits, investment management, contracts, long-term debt issuance, and rate setting. This position manages the District’s Business Services Work Group with 17 full-time positions. USD’s 2017 operational budget is approximately $37.4 million with a total budget of $65.1 million. The 20-year capital budget plan is currently forecasted at $600 million.
A Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, public or business administration, or a closely related field and seven years of increasingly responsible experience in public financing and accounting and a minimum of one of the functional areas managed by this position are required; Master’s degree and Certified Public Accountant (CPA) are desirable. The District offers a comprehensive benefits package.