Director of Finance – Williamsport Municipal Water Authority/Williamsport Sanitary Authority

Deadline: Friday, March 31, 2023

Position Summary

Appointed by and reporting to the Executive Director, the Director of Finance (Director) is responsible for all the financial and administration services of the Authorities, including accounting/controller and financial reporting functions, as well as billing service and data management.  The position involves hands-on financial and administrative duties and the detailed administration of the expenditures and revenues for water and sanitary services.  The Director currently has three direct reports, an Accounting Manager, a Customer Service Manager, and a Billing Manager.  Ten other employees report to those three positions for a total Finance department count of 14, including the Director.  

The Authorities are seeking an experienced, organized and ethical Director to lead the Finance Department.

Compensation and Benefits    

The anticipated starting salary is $100,000 – $115,000 depending on qualifications and experience. Residency is preferred but not required. The majority of the work week is “in office”.  The Authorities offer attractive benefits, including membership in a 457b Retirement Fund and a menu of excellent health plans.

How to Apply

You can view the full job description and apply online at with a resume, cover letter and contact information for five professional references. The position is open until filled with a first review of applications on Feb. 15, 2023.  Confidential inquiries may be directed to Maureen Barry, Senior Vice President, GovHR USA at 847-380-3240, x116. 

The Williamsport Municipal Water Authority/Williamsport Sanitary Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer.