The City of Poughkeepsie is accepting applications for the position of Commissioner of Finance until April 19, 2013. The City of Poughkeepsie, a municipality of 32,736 residents, is located in Dutchess County, New York State.
The Commissioner of Finance reports directly to the City Administrator and is responsible for the administration of the financial affairs of the City as well as the operation of the accounting, personnel, tax collection, information systems, budgeting and purchasing units. The Commissioner is responsible for the development of all major financial policies of the City. The Commissioner is also responsible to the Mayor and represents administration before the Common Council.