Finance Director

Department/Agency of position: 
Beaufort County
Location of position: 
Beaufort, SC
$70,720 annually DOQ
Date Posted: 
Friday, January 25, 2019
Closing Date: 
Monday, February 25, 2019
Job Description: 

FINANCE DIRECTOR: Manages and coordinates the business and fiscal activities, plans, organizes and controls financial and management support functions. Responsibilities include: managing accounting support resources, processes and personnel; reviewing journal entries and budget amendments: reviewing financial statements and other financial documents; ensuring the timeliness and accuracy of financial reports and control activities and compliance with state and federal regulations, standards, principles, and business practices.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related field • Seven (7) years accounting or finance management experience; governmental experience strongly preferred • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) • Excellent communication and presentation skills • Strong computer skills, including Microsoft products • Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license


All applicants tentatively selected for a position with Beaufort County Council will be required to submit to urinalysis to screen for the illegal use of drugs and to a background check prior to appointment. Employment is contingent upon clearing both the drug screening and background investigation.