Chief Financial Officer

Department/Agency of position: 
City of Portsmouth Finance Department
Location of position: 
Portsmouth, VA
Anticipated Hiring Range: $125,000-$145,000 DOQ
Date Posted: 
Friday, February 16, 2018
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Job Description: 

City of Portsmouth, Virginia (97,000) is seeking an innovative, dynamic and highly qualified Chief Financial Officer to lead the Finance Department and build a strong team of committed professionals. Portsmouth, Virginia is located in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia along the Elizabeth River. Under the supervision of the City Manager, the Chief Financial Officer is responsible for planning, organizing and directing long and short range strategic financial planning, accounting, financial reporting, purchasing, payroll, debt issuance and management, and audit compliance; assisting the City Manager in preparing the annual budget and capital improvement plan and directing the risk management program.