Posting Date:  07/25/2020
Job Title:  Finance Director
Salary:  $90,648 – $110,183/year depending on qualifications
Entity:  City of Helena, MT
Closing Date:  8/16/20


This position is responsible for the long-range financial and budget planning of the City of Helena. The work performed
by this position involves administration of financial affairs of the city government in accordance with the law. The
position shall have oversight and control in all matters pertaining to the interpretation and implementation of generally
accepted accounting principles, issuance of debt, and the financial recording and reporting of the city, its boards,
agencies, departments, and funds including general, proprietary, fiduciary and other governmental funds.

Primary Duties


This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in accounting, business administration, public administration or related
degree with an emphasis in governmental budgeting, finance and/or accounting from an accredited college or
university. A Master’s degree in a related area is preferred but not required. The position requires six years of
progressively responsible experience with emphasis on public administration, governmental finance and budgeting, four
years of management and supervisory experience and experience with Enterprise Resource Planning software.
Possession of CPA or CPFO or ability to obtain within one year. Other relevant combinations of education and work
experience may be evaluated on an individual basis.
Residency within Helena City limits is required within one (1) year of employment.

Contact Information

Sheri Hall, HR Specialist
(406) 447-8404


Other Information