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Finance Manager

Menlo Park

West Bay Sanitary District

Contact Person
Lisa Conner

West Bay Sanitary District 
Menlo Park, CA 

Finance Manager 
Monthly salary range: $9,810 to $13,147 
The district offers a generous benefit package. 
Application deadline: Monday, January 14, 2019 

The West Bay Sanitary District is seeking a talented professional to fill the role of their Finance Manager. This is a rewarding opportunity to join a team dedicated to protecting the public health and the environment by providing cost effective sanitary sewer service. 

About the Position 
The Finance Manager will report to the District Manager, provide lead supervision over professional and technical accounting and/or clerical staff as assigned, and manage all finance and accounting functions, including financial reporting, budgets, audits, short/long-range economic forecasts and analysis, investment management, long-term debt issuance, revenue, and cash flow in accordance with regulatory and governmental accounting and financial reporting standards. As a key member of the leadership team, the incumbent in this position will work closely with both the District Manager and the Board to recommend, develop, implement, and manage District-wide goals, objectives, and strategic planning initiatives. 

The ideal candidate will possess the following knowledge, skills, abilities, traits, and competencies:

  • Knowledge of financial management principles and practices, including financial planning, accounting, budgeting, investments, debt financing, purchasing, economic analysis, and forecasting procedures
  • Knowledge of payroll systems and applicable laws, rules, regulations, and practices; knowledge of federal, state, and local laws, codes, and regulations, including those related to investments
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills through written correspondence and reports, as well as oral presentations
  • Ability to work and collaborate effectively with numerous stakeholders
  • A team player who can also work independently
  • Public sector and/or special district experience, performing professional level fiscal, accounting, and/or budgeting responsibilities
  • Excellent analytical and quantitative skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail

For more information about this position, benefits, the experience and education requirements, and to apply online, please visit our website at: 

For questions, please contact: 

Lisa Conner 
CPS HR Consulting 

To view an online flyer for this position visit: 
West Bay Sanitary District website: 
The West Bay Sanitary District is an equal opportunity employer.


Contact Person Lisa Conner

Address 500 Laurel Street

City Menlo Park

Zip 94025


Ad Number 00003365