Finance Director – Moon Township

Deadline: Tuesday, August 18, 2020

Position Summary

The Township of Moon is seeking qualified applicants for the key department head position of Finance Director. This position reports directly to the Township Manager. The Finance Director is responsible for overseeing and managing all aspects of the Township’s day-to-day and long-term financial operations including: management of Township finances, preparation of annual budgets, oversight of any Township borrowing and issuance of debt, investment of funds, maintaining appropriate policies and internal controls, financial reporting, ensuring regulatory compliance, administration of Township pension plans, and serves as the Township representative for financial audits. Typical duties of the Finance Director include various accounting activities, payroll, collections, fiscal compliance, and other assignments as directed. Attendance at meetings of the Township Supervisors, which take place in the evening is required.


Bachelor’s degree with major coursework in accounting/finance required. Minimum of 5 years’ experience in financial management in a supervisory capacity, preferably for a municipal or public sector organization. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, specifically MS Word, Excel and Outlook and experience using financial software systems. The individual selected will have strong management and people skills, as well as strong written and communication abilities. Salary dependent upon qualifications + comprehensive benefits package.

How to Apply

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter with a statement of qualifications, resume and references as well as a Moon Township Employment Application to: to Jeffrey Ziegler, Assistant Township Manager, Township of Moon, 1000 Beaver Grade Road, Moon Township, PA 15108. Applications accepted until position is filled. Application materials may also be emailed to A complete job description is available at