The City of Gainesville is seeking a dynamic and experienced individual who is innovative and forward thinking that will embrace the organization’s citizen-centered vision and promote systems that support a New American City.
WHO WE ARE
Gainesville, Florida is a model city where visionaries join together to move the region forward. It is the largest city in Alachua County and serves as the cultural, educational, and commercial center for the north central Florida region.
The award-winning City of Gainesville is one of the state’s centers of education, medicine, cultural events and athletics, with the vibe and energy of a college town, and the recipient of numerous awards, including these:
- Ranked no. 1 in Cities Ranked and Rated, which studied more than 400 metropolitan areas in the US and Canada
- Ranked no. 3 on Forbes’ list of 10 Best and Worst Cities for Work-Life Balance, 2014
- Gainesville listed on Kiplinger’s list of 10 Great College Towns to Retire to, 2014
To explore the direction of our New American City and our approach to a Citizen Centered model visit the following links.
Blue Ribbon Report:
Fast Company Magazine today:
WHAT YOU’LL NEED
The City of Gainesville is looking for a visionary with strong critical and creative thinking skills and a passion for developing strategies that lead to delivery of new and innovative services.
In this role you’ll prepare analysis and projections; maintain integrity of the integrated financial information system; make long and short range plans; and administer the City’s Retirement plans, including monitoring investment advisors and custodian bankers.
The ideal candidate will have: a Bachelor’s degree in a related field and eight (8) years of progressively responsible management and supervisory experience in accounting and financial management for a governmental agency or other large entity; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Starting salary is negotiable depending on qualifications and the desired attributes sought by the City. However, we do not anticipate an offer exceeding the 2nd quartile, $129,730.00.
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For more information visit our website at www.cityofgainesville.jobs