Posting Date:  03/19/2020
Job Title:  City Clerk/Treasurer
Salary:  Max Salary $75,403
Entity:  City of Benton City
Closing Date:  Open till Filled


Perform full-time City Clerk-Treasurer tasks and duties under direction of the Mayor. Set the tone for a positive, friendly working environment for employees and the public sector.

Primary Duties

Serve as Chief Financial Officer and manager for City staff. Manage, oversee and direct all financial functions that encompass preparation of the budget and comprehensive annual financial reports.


Refer to Job Description on City web site.

Contact Information

The City of Benton City is accepting applications to fill the City Clerk/Treasurers position in the Administration/Finance Department. Qualifications for the position reflected in the job description. Position opened until filled. First round of interviews early to mid-April.

The City of Benton City is a Mayor/Council form of Government, established in 1945 The position is full-time under the direction of the Mayor. Maximum salary for the position is $75,403 For complete job listings and application, visit our website at or visit Benton City Hall, 1009 Dale Avenue, Suite A, PO Box 70, Benton City, WA 99320 or call 509-588-3322 for faxable job description. Applications will be accepted at City Hall, via email to, or via fax at 509-588-3323.


Other Information


• College Degree and or 3 – 5 years of General Accounting (Municipal Cash Basis Accounting Preferred) in local government administration or records management, or an equivalent combination of education and experience to provide sufficient evidence of the successful performance of the essential elements of the job such as those listed above.