Assistant Director of Accounting

Department/Agency of position: 
Broward County
Location of position: 
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Wage/Salary: 
up to $141,751
Date Posted: 
Thursday, July 11, 2019
Closing Date: 
Monday, July 29, 2019
Job Description: 

Broward County, Florida is conducting a national search for the position of Assistant Director of Accounting. This is an extraordinary opportunity for an experienced accounting executive with a proven and verifiable track record of municipal accounting, including auditing and preparing Comprehensive Annual Financial Reports. The Assistant Director of Accounting is a key member of the County’s financial management team and typical duties include developing, monitoring, and managing the Payables and Payroll sections performance; approving all Divisional requisitions; preparing annual division budget; reviewing and approving budget performance measures; reviewing and approving all County bank wires. A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in accounting, business, public administration, finance, or a related field is required. This position also requires at least 6 years of professional experience in state and/or local government accounting and/or audit and financial management, including experience leading the preparation of the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR). The established salary range for the Assistant Director of Accounting is up to $141,751 per year, including an excellent benefits package. Placement within the range is based on qualifications and experience. Candidates should apply immediately. Interested candidates should email a compelling cover letter, comprehensive resume, and 6 professional references to apply@ralphandersen.com. If you have any questions or wish to discuss the opportunity further, please contact Robert Burg at (916) 630-4900. Detailed brochure available at www.ralphandersen.com.