The Town of Kill Devil Hills is accepting applications for the following position:


An employee in this class is responsible for a variety of accounting tasks involving journal entries, budgetary accounting, reconciling bank statements, assisting with year-end audit procedures, generating a variety of financial reports, serving as the Town’s purchasing officer, assuring general liability and other insurance coverage, and performing related fiscal duties. Work includes serving as Tax Collector, tracking fleet maintenance purchases and gasoline usage for the Town, authorizing and distributing computer-generated purchase orders, generating a variety of records and reports, and generating spreadsheets and graphics on fiscal data. Work is performed under regular supervision of the Assistant Finance Director and is evaluated through observation, conferences, review of work, and audit of the records by an external auditor.  Possession of a valid N.C. driver’s license, ability to be bonded, and certification as a Tax Collector is required.  Graduation from a 4-year college or university with a degree in accounting or business and considerable professional level experience in an automated fiscal or accounting environment, preferably in the public sector, is desired.  Starting pay:  $50,386 with an excellent benefits package.  

Town of Kill Devil Hills Employment Applications must be received in the Administration Department by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, March 12, 2021 submitted to:

Town of Kill Devil Hills

ATTN:  Mr. Shawn Murphy, Assistant Town Manager

102 Town Hall Drive 

P.O. Box 1719

Kill Devil Hills, NC  27948

To receive an application, please call (252) 449-5300, check the website at, or come to the Town Hall Administration Department.

The Town of Kill Devil Hills is an Equal Opportunity Employer.