Finance Director

Department/Agency of position: 
City of McAllen
Location of position: 
McAllen, TX
$118,000.00 - $134,000.00
Date Posted: 
Friday, June 21, 2019
Closing Date: 
Friday, July 19, 2019
Job Description: 

Nestled in the heart of Texas’ southernmost region of the Rio Grande Valley, McAllen is just a Texas two-step from Mexico’s front door and is known for its tropical breezes, mild winter weather, brightly colored birds, and low cost of living. McAllen is one of the Top 10 cities with the biggest influx of people, the most employment opportunities, the hottest business growth, and best quality of life, which is why it has become “The City of Choice!” The City of McAllen is excited to add a new Finance Director to their leadership team that is dedicated to consistently providing high quality services and quality of life to all who live, work and visit the City of McAllen.

This is an exceptional career opportunity for a decisive, results-oriented, strategic thinker to guide and support a department that oversees the accounting, auditing, debt management, cash management, investments, financial reporting, revenue, and asset management for the City.

Candidates are required to have a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, or other related field, and a minimum of ten (10) years of experience with increasingly responsible senior management and supervisory responsibility. Certified Public Accounting (CPA) certification is required, and Certified Government Finance Officer (CGFO) designation is preferred. Public sector experience in Municipal Finance is imperative, and experience and knowledge with Public Utilities is ideal for this position.

To be considered for this position, please submit your resume, cover letter, and a list of six work-related references (two supervisors, two direct reports and two colleagues) by Friday, July 19, 2019 to:

For more information contact: Kylie Wilson CPS HR CONSULTING 916-471-3325