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Chief Financial Officer

  • Type:Full Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:Starting Salary up to $101,508 DOQE
  • Posted Date:09/19/2018
  • Deadline to Apply:11/09/2018 4:30 PM
The City of West Wendover is seeking a Chief Financial Officer to serve as the Department Head of the Finance Department.  The ideal candidate will be responsible for the supervision of full time accounting staff, while performing a wide variety of complex professional accounting duties.  The incoming CFO will prepare, analyze and maintain financial records, reports and programs.  Responsibilities include utility billing, purchasing, payroll, accounting, auditing, budgeting and investment of City funds.  The selected candidate will be an experienced individual who will be responsible for monitoring revenues and expenditures, perform cost control activities, prepare annual budgets and assure that all areas are performed within the budget.  The selected candidate will have a combination of training, education, and practical experience that may include:  Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or Public Administration, or a closely related field, and five (5) years of progressively responsible municipal finance employment.  Expertise and practical financial experience within the public sector or a large business is highly desirable.  A CPA Certification is also highly desirable.  The selected candidate will be required to reside in the community.  The starting pay range for this position has been amended and is currently up to $101,508 annually, DOEQ;  The City of West Wendover offers a full range of benefits including:  Vacation/Personal Leave beginning at 20 days per year and increasing with years of service, Sick Leave with no maximum accrual limits at 80 hours per year, 100% Employer Plan Contribution with the Nevada Public Employees Retirement System (Nevada PERS) with vesting at 5 years, Longevity Pay, Merit Pay, City provided Health Insurance Plan for employee with two-party and family options and an additional 457 retirement investment plan available 

If you are interested in this outstanding opportunity, please submit a Completed Application and Accompanying Resume by the Closing Date/Time:  4:30 PM (Mountain Time) Friday November 9, 2018.  *Faxed or Emailed documents may be sent but not in lieu of an original.   Submit to:

Attn:  Chris J. Melville, City Manager

City of West Wendover

1111 N. Gene L. Jones Way

PO Box 2825

West Wendover, NV 89883

Fax:  775-664-3991


Feel free to contact Mr. Melville at (775) 664-3081 should you have any questions.

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