Scotch Plains Township Administration 430 Park Ave, Scotch Plains, NJ07076 The Scotch Plains Office of the Municipal Manager is responsible for coordinating the day-to-day operations of the…More municipality and delivery of public services to the residents. The municipal manager is appointed by the Township Council. Some major duties and responsibilities include implementing the policies of the governing body, supervising and coordinating the work of all Township departments, personnel and personnel policies, preparation of the annual budget and capital budget, contract negotiations and more. The current municipal manager is Christopher Marion.
The Finance Department oversees the tracking of all expenditures for the municipality to ensure proper budgetary…More charges and compliance with regulatory items.
The chief financial officer is responsible for the receipt, safeguarding, investment and disbursement of all municipal funds, which includes tax collection, accounts payable and payroll. The CFO also oversees the operations of the tax collector’s office and the tax assessor’s office.
In addition, the CFO is responsible for the preparation of the annual financial statement, the annual debt statement, supplemental debt statements and all other required reporting to the Division of Local Government Services. The CFO also assists the municipal manager with the preparation of the annual budget and the capital budget.