The Finance Department is responsible for handling all general financial matters of the Township. This includes:
The preparation of the annual budget
Preparing all pertinent financial statements as required by the State of New Jersey
Investments of Township funds
The Finance Department is also responsible for the oversight of purchasing, accounts payable, and payroll. The Finance Department is involved in managing health benefits, along with the Administrator's Office, and helps to manage the various insurance programs the Township is involved in.
Other activities include managing a comprehensive debt service and capital plan, fixed asset (inventory) accounting, and various analyses of expenditures and revenues as requested by the Township Committee and Township Administrator.