Finance Department

The Finance Department is responsible for providing professional financial management services for the Village of Germantown. The department consists of the finance director, deputy treasurer, utility accounts clerk, and accounts payable clerk. The office handles payments to the village for property taxes, utilities, and pet licensing.

Responsibilities


Responsibilities and duties include activities related to receipt and collection of revenue, the safekeeping and investment of revenue, and an accurate accounting for and the disbursement of revenue. Other areas of responsibility include:
  • Accounts payable
  • Coordination of the annual budget and long term financial plan processes
  • Debt management
  • General billing and collection
  • Payroll
  • Investment and cash management
  • Pet licensing
  • Property tax collection
  • Risk management / property insurance
  • Employee health and dental insurance
  • Utility billing and collection