Assistant Director of Finance and Budget

Location
Fairfax, Virginia
Posted
Feb 23, 2017
Closes
Mar 26, 2017
Function
Executive, Director
Hours
Full Time

Assistant Director of Finance and Budget
City of Fairfax, Virginia

The City of Fairfax is seeking a highly motivated individual to assist in directing the activities of the Office of Finance and developing the City’s operation and capital budgets. Responsible for preparation of various financial reports, financial forecasts and projections and financial analysis. Also responsible for general accounting, payroll operations and reports, procurement, accounts payable and year-end audit. Directs all phases of the City’s annual financial audit including overseeing the preparation and compilation of the City’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR). Supervises the maintenance of financial records and accounts, research and analysis to ensure compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles. Supervision is exercised over daily activities of department staff.

Minimum requirements include a Bachelor's Degree in Business or Accounting and a minimum of five years of progressively responsible experience including previous supervisory experience. Must have
demonstrated knowledge of the principles and practices of municipal finance administration, accounting, budgeting and payroll. Must have expertise in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word as well as accounting software. Must be able to communicate and present ideas effectively both orally and in writing. CPA desirable. Hiring salary range $89,920- $117,000 annually (future potential to $143,000) DOQ with excellent benefits. Position closes Monday, March 6, 2017. Find additional information or apply online at http://www.fairfaxva.gov/government/personnel/jobs EOE