Finance Director

Department/Agency of position: 
City of Irving
Location of position: 
Irving, TX
Wage/Salary: 
$9,701 to $13,679 per month
Date Posted: 
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Closing Date: 
Friday, January 11, 2019
Job Description: 

The City of Irving is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Finance Director. In addition to having solid credentials and a track record in municipal finance, the ideal candidate for this position is self motivated and must possess excellent communication and leadership skills.

The Finance Department consists of Accounting, Budget, Revenue and Debt, Compliance Audit, and Purchasing divisions. The controller, budget manager and treasury manager are supervised by the finance director, who in turn reports to the chief financial officer. The city’s financial statement, budget and financial policies are prepared and presented in a format that is easily accessible and meaningful to residents and city employees. As a result, the city has been recognized for five consecutive years with the Texas Leadership Circle Award for financial transparency and has consecutively received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for more than 10 years. The city has also been awarded the Traditional, Debt and Pension Stars under the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts Transparency Stars Program. The Finance Department has 31 full-time employees with an annual operating budget exceeding $4 million.