Director of Finance & Business Services

Department/Agency of position: 
Port of Newport Finance Department
Location of position: 
Newport, OR
$78,520 to $97,630
Date Posted: 
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Closing Date: 
Saturday, February 9, 2019
Job Description: 

The Port of Newport is seeking candidates for Director of Finance and Business Services. This position is a key member of the Port of Newport leadership team. The Director serves as an adviser to the Port General Manager, Director of Operations and the Port Commission on business and financial matters pertaining to implementation of the Port’s Strategic Plan, annual budget, administrative policies, and human resource practices enabling the Port to optimize its operating efficiency and achieve its mission. This position is responsible for executing a strategic approach to financial management, human resource management, and business development as directed by the General Manager. Significant responsibilities include maximizing the development of business opportunities, identifying and applying for appropriate grants, ongoing evaluation of the Port’s financial position, and continual improvement of the of Port’s internal business operations. The Port is flexible on the schedule for this position, open to accommodating either a 1.0 or .75 work week.