Finance Director

Department/Agency of position: 
Guilford County Government Finance Department
Location of position: 
Greensboro, NC
Wage/Salary: 
$130,000 – $177,339
Date Posted: 
Thursday, February 1, 2018
Closing Date: 
Saturday, March 3, 2018
Job Description: 

Guilford County is excited to announce a great opportunity in the Finance department. The Finance Director will direct, organize, and control all aspects of financial management activities for the County. The primary purpose of the department is to administer and manage the County’s fiscal affairs, ensure and maintain accurate financial information and records and to support the overall fiscal management of the County. There are three main divisions and functions of the Finance Department: Cash & Debt Management, Financial Reporting & Monitoring, and General Accounting. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in Business, Accounting or Finance and seven years of professional accounting experience, of which three years must be in a supervisory capacity: OR Master's Degree in Business, Accounting or Finance and five years of professional accounting experience, of which three years must be in a supervisory capacity. Current Certified Public Accountant (CPA) licensure is required. Preferred Qualifications: Experience in local government finance and/or government audit experience in a medium to large CPA firm is preferred.