The City of Curtis Nebraska is hiring an Administrator/Clerk/Treasurer. The position involves a wide range of managerial, administrative and financial duties as proscribed by the Council and as directed by the Mayor. The City Administrator/Clerk/Treasurer serves pursuant to appointment by City Council, upon nomination made by the Mayor. The City Administrator/Clerk/Treasurer oversees the business, financial, and recordkeeping activities of all city operations
EXAMPLE OF DUTIES
Conducts budget meetings with council and prepares budget for submission to the State of Nebraska, makes investments in accordance with federal and state laws and city ordinances, maintains city contracts, oversees city revenue/receivables and accounts payable operations, monitors the daily operations of all departments of city government.. provides customer assistance, responds to citizen complaints, and promotes positive community relations. Keeps the council and mayor fully advised as to the financial condition and needs of the city and shall be responsible for and prepare the annual estimate of expenditures for presentation to the council and mayor prior to the passage of the annual budget resolution. Supervises the work of administrative department employees. Receives requests for leave and approves of leave as appropriate. Assists in carrying out disciplinary actions according to city policies and procedures. The position also has historically served on the Medicine Valley Economic Development Corporation Executive Board of Directors.
Knowledge of governmental budgeting and accounting principles. Understanding of federal, state and local laws including city ordinances and restrictions. Ability to read and comprehend codes, regulations, policies and various manuals and directives. Be a very effective communicator with employees, elected officials and the general public. Maintain an effective working relationships with other employees, elected officials and the general public. Supervision experience of city employees or others. Knowledge of personal computer operations, utility operations, and information technology hardware and software.
Ideal candidate will possess a bachelor’s degree in business administration, public administration or other experience/education near equivalent of the same. Five years of municipal, business or administrative experience preferred. Bonded or possess the ability to become bonded. Ability to work nonstandard hours. Ability to attend overnight meetings out of the area. The willingness and ability to serve on various boards as needed is also a plus. The current salary range as approved by Ordinance is $1,550 to $2,900 bi-weekly. The city currently offers generous retirement, full family health insurance, vacation, and sick leave benefits. Successful applicant will be required to live in the Community of Curtis. Position will remain open until filled.
Send application, resume, and references to Doug Schultz, City of Curtis, PO Box 6 Curtis, NE 69025 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information contact Doug Schultz at 308-367-4122