Assistant Town Treasurer

Town of Brookline Brookline, MA
The Town of Brookline is seeking an Assistant Treasurer to work under the direction of the Director of Finance in overseeing cash flow management, planning, and control of Town funds. Responsibilities include maintaining the daily cash sheet, reconciling bank and investment accounts; and supervising the preparation and disbursement of all vendor and payroll payments. The position requires a Bachelors degree in accounting, business administration, or related field; four years of progressively responsible accounting experience; and must be eligible to be bonded. Familiarity with financial principles such as time value of money, discounted cash, and compounding interest; Microsoft Office skills; and comprehensive knowledge of Commonwealth statutes and municipal rules and regulations. Ability to communicate effectively and establish working relationships with town departments and financial institutions; maintain complex financial record keeping systems; prioritize multiple tasks under considerable time pressure; and ability to prepare complex financial reports. Starting salary $72,000 plus generous benefits. Resume and Cover Letter by August 31, 2018.