The purpose of this county department is to mobilize and utilize resources, public and private, in the Genesee County area in an attack on poverty; to provide decent housing that is affordable to low-income and moderate-income persons; to provide services, assistance and other activities of sufficient size and scope, and to give promise to programs dedicated toward the elimination of poverty, or its cause, through developing employment opportunities, improving human performance, motivation, and productivity, bettering the conditions under which people live, learn and work, and the administering of programs with the maximum feasible participation of residents served.
GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: Performs highly responsible and complex duties in the planning, development, implementation of financial policies and procedures and general financial administration and supervision of GCCARD Finance Department; Appointed by and works at the pleasure of the GCCARD Executive Director; Reports to GCCARD Deputy Executive Director; performs financial related duties as required and assigned.
STATEMENT OF TASKS:
Supervises subordinate staff, including clerical, professional and supervisors, as directed by the Deputy Executive Director;
Assists in the day-to-day administration of GCCARD finance and operations;
Plans and organizes the development and implementation of financial computer applications and new office procedures;
Oversees the design, implementation, coordination, and supervision of financial management information systems
Assists in the supervision of financial programs and procedures of GCCARD operations;
Serves as technical financial resource for GCCARD programs and staff;
Interviews applicants for financial employment;
Serves the public as necessary and assists staff with difficult financial problems and situations;
Prepares and/or assists in the development of GCCARD Financial Statements, Statement of Expenditures, Program / Department Budgets;
Acts as liaison with County departments and officials, and state and federal agencies regarding financial matters, at the direction of the Executive Director.