HCD Financial Manager II - Director of Governmental Accounting

Department/Agency of position: 
Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development Human Resources Department
Location of position: 
Lanham, MD
$73,612 – $105,401
Date Posted: 
Thursday, November 2, 2017
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Job Description: 

Recruitment# 17-001225-0001

Deadline: 11/14/2017

Annual Salary: $73,612 – $105,401/Annually, with potential growth to $118,197) Location: Lanham, Maryland

Work that matters. The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development is a national leader in community development and affordable housing. The Division of Finance and Administration is seeking a qualified senior level Director of Government Accounting to manage two units each having a Controller position with fourteen (14) accountant professionals. The Department of Housing and Community Development has an operating budget in excess of $362 million annually. This position will hire, train and coach a professional team in cash management, accounting policies, new program setup and general communications with program staff. This position will be responsible to ensure all deadlines for the unit are met with satisfaction including the annual operating budget submission and that operating expenses are reconciled and closed by July 31st. In addition, this position will be responsible for process improvements, developing desk procedures, and oral and written financial presentations to executive staff. The successful candidate must be able to work independently, be comfortable working with auditors, take initiative and coach a team of professionals to meet stringent deadlines. Must have experience in financial analysis trending and excel skills utilizing financial formulas. For more information and to apply online, please visit: https://www.jobaps.com/MD/sup/bulpreview.asp?R1=17&R2=001225&R3=0001. EOE