The Finance Director serves as the chief financial officer of the Town of Rocky Mount. She is responsible for maintaining accurate financial data in accordance with generally accepted accounting principals. The Finance Director also acts as the Town Treasurer. The responsibilities of the staff of the Finance Department includes receiving all revenues, maintaining a chart of accounts and general ledger, properly coding all expenditures and revenues to the applicable account codes, processing payroll, human resource management, administration of employee benefits, risk management, procurement, accounts receivable, accounts payable, investments and cash management, coordinating an annual independent audit, maintaining an accountability of general fixed assets, issuing business licenses, and providing monthly financial reports to Town Council, the Town Manager, and all department heads.

The Finance Department includes the Finance Director, two Accounting Technicians, and two Account Clerks. The two Accounting Technicians are responsible for human resources and benefits coordination, general liability insurance and procurement, payroll and accounts payable processing, as well as data entry and maintenance of the general ledger. The Account Clerks serve primarily as customer service representatives, cash collections, utility billing, and clerical support.

The Town of Rocky Mount accepts Cash, Check, and Debit/Credit Cards for all Town services.  Payments made with a Debit/Credit card will include a convenience fee of 2.5% of your total payment amount. 

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Town of Rocky Mount
Linda Woody, Finance Director 
Town of Rocky Mount
345 Donald Avenue
Rocky Mount, VA  24151
Phone: (540) 483-5243
Fax: (540) 483-8830
Email: lwoody@rockymountva.org  

Finance Documents

FY 2016 Proposed Budget

Capital Improvement Plan

Comprehensive Annual Financial Report