Director of Finance

$66,670 - $76,670 yearly
  • County of Fluvanna
  • Palmyra, VA, USA
  • Mar 29, 2021
Full time

Job Description

The County of Fluvanna, VA has an opening for the Director of Finance. Qualified candidates will possess extensive knowledge of governmental finance operations including central accounting operations, debt management, payroll, financial analysis, risk management, and purchasing.

 Essential duties including but not limited to: Provides financial advice and consultation to County Administration and County Departments, Constitutional Offices, and affiliate agencies; develops, recommends, and administers financial policies and procedures including financial reports for grants management; provide financial guidance regarding compensation/benefits; serves as liaison to School personnel regarding financial reporting and budgeting; collaborates with the Treasurer and Commissioner of Revenue on financial and technical issues; organizes and prepares reports and recommendations for County Administration and Board of Supervisors; conducts and oversees financial impact analysis; oversee purchasing operations, risk management/insurance, and similar duties of equivalent responsibility.

Under the direction of the County Administrator, the Director of Finance independently carries out assignments; organizes own work, sets priorities, meets critical deadlines, and follows-up on assignments.

Bachelor’s Degree in finance, accounting, public administration, or related field; preference for a master's degree in finance, accounting, public administration, or a related field.  Extensive experience in local government and finance, including supervisory experience, or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Excel proficiency is required and experience with windows based financial software package is preferred. CPA and/or extensive public accounting experience is a plus. The candidate must also demonstrate to have excellent teambuilding, organizational, interpersonal, and verbal/written communication skills.

Expected hiring range $66,670 to $76,670, DOQ plus excellent benefits (paid health, dental, and vision, flex spending, life, disability, retirement).

Position open until filled.