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DIRECTOR, DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE/CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER - CITY OF EAST ORANGE is seeking a full-time Chief Municipal Finance Officer with a New Jersey CMFO certification and a minimum of five years of local government financial accounting experience. Under the direction of the City Administrator, the incumbent manages the fiscal operation through reviewing expenditures for compliance with budget policies, verifying accuracy of processed fiscal actions, estimating/projecting revenues and expenditures, monitoring internal financial controls, developing budgeting systems, evaluating the City’s financial condition and issuing bonds and notes. Other responsibilities include budget preparation and maintenance of general ledger, debt and grant management, investment and disbursement of funds, purchasing and payroll, bank reconciliations, accounts payable/receivable. The incumbent must be able to develop, implement and maintain an integrated system of financial staff services for accounting, budgeting and financial reporting, along with synthesizing financial and management data, developing financial policies and providing guidance and direction to the City Administrator and the Finance Committee. A QPA certification is preferred. Knowledge of Edmunds software is mandatory. Candidates must possess strong oral and written communications skills, along with references to support the ability to develop and maintain positive interpersonal relationships in the workplace. Applicants should forward resume, cover letter and salary requirements to: The City of East Orange, 44 City Hall Plaza, East Orange, NJ 07017, Attention: Human Resources Director. EOE.

DIRECTOR, DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS - CITY OF EAST ORANGE is seeking a full-time Public Works executive who will plan, organize and direct the full scope of a comprehensive Public Works department for such lines of business as road, sewer, water line construction, repair and maintenance; sanitation operations (recycling & solid waste); traffic and signal installation, maintenance and repair; landscape and tree maintenance, water and sewage treatment. Incumbent will also be responsible for the administration of a professional engineering program related to public works activities and facilities, construction, reconstruction and improvement of streets, roads, bridges, public buildings and water & sewer facilities. Candidates must possess strong oral and written communications skills, along with references to support the ability to develop and maintain positive interpersonal relationships in the workplace. Applicants should forward resume, cover letter and salary requirements to: The City of East Orange, 44 City Hall Plaza, East Orange, NJ 07017, Attention: Human Resources Director. EOE.

WATER TREATMENT OPERATOR WITH W4 LICENSE FOR EAST ORANGE WATER COMMISSION - Click here for position description.

For all City's positions, please mail resume to:
Human Resource Services Department

Michele Ralph-Rawls, Director,
44 City Hall Plaza
East Orange, NJ 07019

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