Position Available – Town Comptroller

The Town of Bedford is seeking a successful candidate appointed by the Town Board for a two-year term. Responsibilities include: organizing & planning the work of the comptroller’s staff to direct the fiscal management of the town’s finances. Responsibilities include/not limited to: the preparation & execution of the town budget ($30 million); auditing of financial accounts; examination of claims & payment of receipts; short & long term financial planning for capital projects; monitoring of bonded debt; conferring with town officials on formulation of fiscal policy; managing payroll for all town employees; rendering reports on statistical and financial statements as required/requested; advising other departments on proper accounting procedures. Bachelor’s Degree in accounting, bus. admin., public admin. or related field, management & interpersonal  skills, minimum of 5 years in municipal finance & good knowledge of NYS town law & GASB standards rcq. For more info, see the Finance Department on this site. Salary: DOQ. Resumes, references & salary requirements are to be mailed to Joan Gallagher, Director of Personnel, 321 Bedford Road, Bedford Hills, NY, 10507, or email: jgallagher@bedfordny.gov no later than March 1st or postmarked no later than March 1st.

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