[Adopted 12-17-1990 by Ord. No. 380]
Editor's Note: This ordinance repealed former Article V, Chief Financial Officer, adopted 3-6-1989 by Ord. No. 359.
There is hereby created the position of Chief Financial Officer in the Borough of Buena. The person appointed to this position shall receive a salary which is set by resolution and which amount may be revised from time to time by ordinance.
Editor's Note: The current Salary Ordinance is on file in the Borough offices.
The Mayor shall nominate and, with the advice and consent of Council, appoint a person to fill the position of Chief Financial Officer of the Borough of Buena, which person shall be designated as the "Borough Chief Financial Officer." Neither the Mayor nor a member of the governing body shall be eligible to serve as Chief Financial Officer in the Borough of Buena.
The Chief Financial Officer may be a resident of the Borough of Buena or a nonresident and, once appointed, shall serve at the pleasure of the Council, provided that any person serving in such position for a period of not less than five consecutive years shall be granted tenure in office upon compliance with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 40A:9-140.8, as amended, in which event such shall not be removed except for just cause, and then only in a manner provided by N.J.S.A. 40A:9-140.1 et seq., as amended.
Commencing January 1, 1991, no person shall be appointed or reappointed as Chief Financial Officer in the Borough of Buena unless such person holds a municipal finance officer certificate issued pursuant to the provisions of N.J.S.A. 40A:9-140.1 et seq., as amended, unless such individual has obtained a waiver from the Division of Local Government.
The Chief Financial Officer of the Borough of Buena shall perform such duties as may be assigned by the Mayor and Council and shall carry out the responsibilities set forth by N.J.S.A. 52:27BB-26 et seq., N.J.S.A. 40A:9-140.1 et seq. and such additional duties as may be prescribed by other statutes of the State of New Jersey or by subsequent ordinances adopted by the Council of the Borough of Buena.