Under the general direction of the Chief Administrative Officer, responsibilities of the Chief Financial Officer will include, but are not limited to: fiscal management of all entities of the Tribe and any other new programs or entities which are created in the future; maintaining proper financial accountability and financial grant/contract compliance with funding sources; development and implementation of Tribal property, procurement, and fiscal policies.
Duties and Responsibilities
Uphold Tribal Vision Statement
The Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk Indians is a Sovereign Nation that is dedicated to uphold the Social and Economic Stability through Self-Reliance and to promote the Health, Safety and Welfare of our Indian People.
This position is deemed a level 1 and requires walking, standing and sitting for prolonged periods of time; climbing stairs, stooping, kneeling, crouching and reaching; pushing, pulling and lifting up to 20 pounds; raising objects overhead; manual dexterity for operation of computer, phones and small office machines; hearing, talking and good verbal and written communication skills; repetitive motions of the wrists, hands and fingers.
Preference in filling vacancies shall be given first to qualified Tuolumne Me-Wuk Community Council Members and then to enrolled Native Americans of any federally recognized tribe. Documentation for claiming preference must be provided with the application for consideration. Other than the above, the Tuolumne Me-Wuk Tribe is an equal opportunity employer.
Employment is contingent upon pre-employment background and drug test results.
Salary Range: $140,000 – $200,000 DOE
Medical, Dental, Vision, Flexible spending account (FSA) and Health Savings account (HSA) benefits, Life insurance, AD&D, LTD a PHI, EAP and 401(k) retirement plan.
All applicants must be able to demonstrate their US work authorization during the employment verification process.
The Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk Indians (Tribe) is located in Tuolumne, CA. The governing body of the tribe is a legislative assembly named the "Community Council," composed of eligible voting members of the tribe that live within the community enclosed by the borders of the Tuolumne Rancheria. The executive duties of the tribe are carried out through the Community Council Officers (Officers). There are four Officers consisting of a Chairman, Vice-chairman, Secretary, and Treasurer. The Officers are elected annually from within the Community Council membership.
Under the direction of the Chief Financial Officer, the Fiscal Department supports Tribal objectives and incorporates procedures in order to become more effective and efficient. While working to continuously set and accomplish goals in the functional areas of budgeting, audit, cash management and investments, grants management, interdepartmental support, accounting transactional support, and policy/procedure development.
The Tribe owns and operates Black Oak Casino in Tuolumne, CA which features four restaurants, three bars, a lounge nightclub, bowling alley and family fun center- along with over a thousand slot machines and 24 table games. Additionally, the Tribe owns the Westside Pavilion, Teleli Golf Course, RV Park and recreation area as well as Bear Creek convenience store and gas station located across the street from the Hotel parking lot.