It is the mission of the City of Hawthorne's Division of Finance to provide the highest level of professional and technical assistance to the City Manager and City departments/ divisions relative to all financial matters, while setting to serve the public's best interest in regard to fiscal accountability.

The Division of Finance promotes responsible resource allocation through the City's annual financial plan (Budget) and provides accurate financial information in the form of local, state, and federal reporting requirements such as the Comprehensive Annual Financial Statement.

The functions necessary to achieve the mission of the Division of Finance include:

  • Accounts Payable

  • Budgeting

  • Cash Management

  • General Accounting

  • Payroll

  • Purchasing

  • Warehousing