Assistant Superintendent

Department/Agency of position: 
Fairfax County Public Schools Department of Financial Services
Location of position: 
Falls Church, VA
Date Posted: 
Thursday, December 21, 2017
Closing Date: 
Sunday, January 21, 2018
Job Description: 

Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS), the nation’s 10th largest public school district, located in the Washington D.C. metropolitan region, is seeking a dynamic individual to serve as the Assistant Superintendent, Financial Services within the Department of Financial Services. This individual plans, directs, manages, and evaluates all FCPS Department of Financial Services programs, services, and personnel to include the offices responsible for budget, finance, payroll management, food and nutrition services, and supply operations; serves as the liaison between the School Board, community groups, and the Department of Financial Services; and serves as a trustee as well as the treasurer on the Educational Employees' Supplementary Retirement System.

The ideal candidate must meet the following qualifications: Master's degree in public administration, business administration, or a closely related field; plus eight years of progressively more responsible experience in fiscal management. Doctorate degree preferred. Knowledge of the principles and practices of public school system policies, finances, management, and budgeting methods, supply operations, and food and nutrition programs; knowledge of federal, state, and local regulatory requirements applicable to the FCPS financial and budgetary activities; knowledge of the funding process in a public school system environment as related to budgeting, cost accounting, financial planning, and management; and knowledge of public finance, including auditing, accounting, debt issuance, and budgeting.

We offer an outstanding salary and benefits package!

Interested candidates should apply online at

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