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The Village of Falconer is seeking applicants for: Village Treasurer

DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS: This is a confidential accounting position involving the performance of a variety of accounting transactions.  The incumbent in this class will serve as the chief fiscal officer for the Village.  The Treasurer is under general supervision of the Mayor and Board of Trustees, which formulates policy and checks on work by means of periodic reports.  Does related work as required.

TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES:

  • Provides for the custody and safekeeping of all funds and securities of the Village;
  • Maintains, audits and accounts for all funds received and expended;
  • Reports periodically to the Board of Trustees on the status of Village finances;
  • Pays the bills and debts of the Village as directed;
  • Assists with the Village budget and prepares periodic reports of revenues and expenditures;
  • Performs other duties as are prescribed by the Board of Trustees and/or the Mayor;
  • Responsible for the supervision of the Village’s payroll function, including applicable Federal and State payroll taxes and New York State Retirement System reporting.

FULL PERFORMANCE KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS:

Good knowledge of methods used in keeping financial accounts and records; good knowledge of the laws, regulations, procedures and policies as they relate to village finances; ability to follow oral and written directions and to prepare reports and other materials; integrity; good judgment; physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma and either:

  1. Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered two (2) year college or business school with an Associate’s degree in Accounting, Business Management or related field and two (2) years of clerical experience in the maintenance and checking of financial accounts and records; OR
  2. Four (4) years of experience as listed in (A) above.

Interested candidates are encouraged to send a confidential resume and letter of interest to:

Mayor James Jaroszynski
101 W. Main Street
Falconer, NY 14733

Or email:
jjaroszynski@villageoffalconer.com