|Job Title:||Financial Planning Manager|
|Salary:||$98,752.32 – $127,418.40 per year|
|Entity:||City of Kirkland|
|Closing Date:||Open until filled, first review 2/20/2020|
Manages the day-to-day activities of the Financial Planning Division, including supervision of assigned division staff.
Manages the City’s budget and Capital Improvement Program (CIP) development to ensure smooth functioning and meeting of deadlines.
Monitors and prepares reports for the City Manager and City Council on the City’s financial condition.
Oversees preparation of labor contract costing models during negotiations.
Supports the City’s debt issuance and management activities.
Manages a variety of fiscal studies.
Skills Knowledge & Abilities
Comprehensive knowledge of municipal budgeting, capital budgeting and financing mechanism, financial management practices and financial forecasting techniques
Knowledge of governmental accounting practices, principles, procedures, regulations and techniques, with the ability to interpret and explain these rules, legal requirements and policies and develop effective internal practices.
Knowledge of and ability to use and administer automated financial management systems and advanced proficiency in the use of personal computer software, including word processing, spreadsheet, database, report writing and presentation graphics programs.
Knowledge of strategic planning and outcome measurement principles and practices.
Supervisory skills and the ability to attract, retain, and motivate competent and professional staff.
Advanced organizational, public relations, problem solving, and communication skills (both verbal and written).
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of internal and external customers.
Ability to prepare and deliver presentations to staff, City Council or citizen groups.