This is a policy making position directing the financial program operations
for the Court. This position plans, directs and administers budget, financial
and other administrative matters affecting all program areas. Work is performed
with direction from the Court Administrator and the Judges' Budget Committee.
Assignments are complex in nature and are carried out in accordance with
administrative principles, court policies and government regulations.
Manages fiscal affairs of the Court of Common Pleas. Coordinates preparation
and management of consolidated Court budget totaling over $50 million and
forty(40) major accounting areas. Designs annual court budgets in collaboration
with President Judge, Court Administrator and three-judge budget committee.
Monitors and audits the work of twenty-five (25) to thirty (30) fiscal
staff assigned to individual court departments including Main Court Administration,
Domestic Relations, Law Library, Court Stenographers, Adult Probation,
Juvenile Probation, Youth Center and the Magisterial District Judge System.
Contributes to all aspects of court administration including long range
planning, facilities management, purchasing, community and public education,
information systems planning and administration, program planning and grant
management. Helps maintain positive labor relations in unionized environment.
Represents court at budget hearings, negotiations and problem solving sessions.
Supervises all financial transactions including purchase requisitions,
purchase orders, payments, credits and refund transactions. Gathers data
and prepares grant proposals as requested. Represents judicial system during
audits of financial transactions as required. Reviews audit reports and
prepares response as requested. Analyzes proposed programs, policies and
legislation for budget impact.
8:30 am through 5:00 pm
Monday through Friday
Thomas R. Stoehr
Deputy Court Administrator
Bucks County Courthouse
55 E. Court Street
Doylestown, PA 18901