Manager III (Financial Program Manager),Grade M3

Employer
MONTGOMERY COUNTY MD GOVERNMENT
Location
Rockville, Maryland
Posted
Jul 10, 2017
Closes
Aug 14, 2017
Function
Management
Hours
Full Time

The work of the position involves financial/investment management work supervising the activities related to complex cash management, including the oversight of cash activities for the Employees Retirement System, Consolidated Retiree Health Benefits Trust, and the County's Self Insurance Fund. The position will recommend changes to policies related to the investment of the cash balances within each Fund. The position will be the subject matter expert for cash management related activities and will work closely with the MCERP senior investment professionals in developing business processes. In addition, the position within this asset class will supervise and oversee two senior financial specialists and their duties related to the audit of pension calculations as well as financials adjustments to individuals in the County's defined contribution plans.


Additionally, the duties include:
Overseeing the investment of cash holdings within the ERS and CRHBT Including establishing cash target levels based on market and economic factors to ensure the proper processing of cash for fund capital calls and other cash disbursements and the investment of cash distributions related to the private market portfolios;


Identifying, recommending and defending investment strategies to maximize the investment return capabilities while managing the risk to the respective retirement plan;


Supervising the work of two senior financial specialists related to the audit of benefit calculations, adjustment to employee balances in the County's defined contribution plans, and other related work;


Analyzing and researching complex accounting/financial issues and preparing written/oral reports addressing issues related
to pension payments and benefits; and


Working with the ERP Implementation Team to ensure payment data integrity and systems security of retiree pension payments
in the Oracle Payroll module; and to develop business processes coordinate and supervise the pension payment aspect of upgrades and enhancements to the Oracle Payroll system, including development of functional requirements and coordination of acceptance testing and data conversion.


As a manager/supervisor of unionized employees, this position has a responsibility for fostering a positive labor relations environment based on mutual trust, respect, and cooperation.


A criminal background and credit history check will be conducted on the selected candidate prior to appointment and will be a significant factor in the hiring decision.


Minimum Qualifications
Education: Five years of progressively responsible professional experience in Finance/Accounting.
Education: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's Degree
Equivalency: An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted.


Selected candidate will be required to successfully complete a medical history review and background investigation prior
to appointment.


All resume submissions must address the preferred criteria for the position, which are listed in the full advertisement, preferably in a separate section of the resume.


A complete job summary is available in the full advertisement.
This Recruitment will remain open until position is filled.
To view the complete job announcement and to apply,
please visit our website at

http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/hr/recruitment/applynow.html
and then click on “Apply Now."
Click “Search Jobs" and see the full job description under the        “Managerial Executive" Job Category.
See Requisition IRC26581
Interested candidates must create an account in order to submit a resume.
EOE: M/F/D