Finance Department

The Finance Department is responsible for planning and coordinating the fiscal activities of the City of Bessemer.

The department has the following responsibilities:

  • Coordination and preparation of the City’s annual financial reports
  • Coordination of the City’s annual financial statement audit.
  • Manage and coordinate the activities of the area of Cash Management and Investments
  • Manage and coordinate the activities of the Payroll and Pension department
  • Manage and coordinate the activities in the areas of Risk Management and Insurance
  • Manage and coordinate the area of Revenue Administration
  • Prepare and monitor adherence to the City’s approved budget
  • Ensure compliance with federal and state grants
  • Ensure processing of payments to vendors within adherence to established guidelines
  • Provide timely financial information to department managers and city officials
  • Develop, implement and maintain accounting control systems

 

 

 

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