Financial Services Manager (Director of Finance)

Department/Agency of position: 
City of Lubbock Power & Light Department
Location of position: 
Lubbock, TX
$94,080 - $146,544
Date Posted: 
Monday, December 4, 2017
Closing Date: 
Thursday, January 4, 2018
Job Description: 

The Financial Services Manager position reports to the Assistant Director/Chief Financial Officer of Lubbock Power & Light. This position is responsible for planning, directing and coordinating the activities related to accounting and financial reporting (see job posting for additional functions).

Education/Experience: requires a CPA license and completion of a master's degree in accounting, business administration, public administration or a related field with an additional five (5) years of experience in managing a medium to large-scale public agency finance department, including three (3) years of experience at a policy determination level; or any combination of relevant education and experience which provides the knowledge and abilities identified below.

Knowledge of: municipal finance administration and accounting principles and practices (preferably experience with FERC Uniform System of Accounts); investment fund management and municipal debt administration; and purchasing management.

Ability to: Plan, organize, and direct activities of divisions dealing with financial reporting and accounting, purchasing, cash management, investments, and debt management; exercise good judgment; perform a broad range of supervisory responsibilities over others; communicate orally in the English language; produce written documents in the English language; and work cooperatively with others.

Applications accepted online only. The position is listed under “Director of Finance” on the City's Job Opportunities webpage. The working title of this position is “Financial Services Manager”.