Position Summary: Under limited direction of the Utilities Manager, manages the finance and customer service functions, prepares and administers the Utilities Department budget, long term financial forecasts, management and accounting reports, and implements new department software. Maintains confidentiality of privileged information. The Deputy Utility Manager-Finance and Administration will have the full authority of the Utilities Manager in his or her absence. Assists the Utilities Manager in negotiating contracts and in the evaluation of professional proposals. The Deputy Utility Manager-Finance and Administration serves at the pleasure of the Utilities Manager.
Minimum Qualifications: •Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, or related field. •Seven years’ experience in accounting or finance, including three years in the utilities industry. •Two years of supervisory experience across all years of jobs related experience. •Must be a US citizen and must be able to obtain a non-cleared DOE badge. •Must establish and maintain residency in Los Alamos County within ninety days of employment.
Preferred Qualifications: •Certified Public Accountant (CPA). •Valid New Mexico driver’s license.