Chief Financial Officer

Department/Agency of position: 
Hampton Roads Transit Finance Department
Location of position: 
Hampton, VA
Wage/Salary: 
DOQ
Date Posted: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Closing Date: 
Friday, December 8, 2017
Job Description: 

Chief Financial Officer Hampton Roads Transit ("HRT") is seeking an innovative and experienced professional to serve as Chief Financial Officer for HRT. Position will report directly to the President/CEO in developing a strategic/comprehensive financial plan for the agency; and to ensure that accounting work is accomplished and official financial records are maintained and reported appropriately. This is a senior executive position responsible for several functional units and professional staff members. Functional areas include financial/grants accounting, budget, fixed assets, payroll, revenue management; and the department of procurement. Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills required. Education and experience required: bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, or related field; executive level experience in financial and accounting management, preferably with public transit system, to include operating and capital budgets, grants, payroll, financial management, response to independent audits, and revenue management; direct supervision of professional financial and accounting personnel; knowledge of the federal funding, grants, and legislative process for public transit; and comprehensive knowledge of generally accepted principles of accounting and financial management. This position may serve as the Secretary and/or Treasurer for the HRT Board of Commissioners. Advanced degree and active CPA license strongly preferred.

To view complete job description and to apply for the Chief Financial Officer position, please visit our website at http://gohrt.com/transitcareers/p/291232/.

Hampton Roads Transit is an Equal Opportunity Employer.