Director of Finance

Department/Agency of position: 
City of Columbia Human Resources Department
Location of position: 
Columbia, MO
Date Posted: 
Monday, September 24, 2018
Closing Date: 
Friday, October 26, 2018
Job Description: 

Director of Finance Commensurate with experience and qualifications Current midpoint of range is $121,953

City of Columbia, MO seeks a Department Director to lead our Finance Department. Interested candidates should possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Public or Business Administration, Accounting, Public Finance or similar field required; Master’s degree and/or CPA is highly preferred. Minimum five years supervisory experience in public finance or municipal accounting work. An equivalent combination of education and experience necessary to perform the essential job functions is acceptable. The position will serve as the City of Columbia’s chief financial officer and financial policy advisor to the City Manager as defined by the City Charter. This position will direct the Finance Department by overseeing the City’s financial planning, budgeting, purchasing, accounting, pensions, and other financial administrative functions. For a complete job description and application, go to The position is open until filled. The preferred application date is Friday, October 26, 2018.