Director of Finance

Department/Agency of position: 
City of Burleson
Location of position: 
Burleson, TX
Wage/Salary: 
Salary is negotiable based on qualifications and career experience.
Date Posted: 
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Closing Date: 
Monday, November 25, 2019
Job Description: 

An outstanding executive career opportunity awaits a talented finance professional in one of the fastest growing areas of the nation. The City of Burleson’s next Finance Director will have the opportunity to lead projects and initiatives that will dramatically modernize the City’s financial systems. Located on the southern edge of the flourishing Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex, the City of Burleson has an estimated population of 48,950 residents in a land mass of 28 square miles. The City provides a full slate of municipal services through 13 municipal departments which are carried out by 397 full-time equivalent staff and a FY20 proposed budget of $100 million. Any combination of education and experience that would provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities is considered qualifying. A typical way to qualify is with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Accounting, Finance, or a related field; and ten or more years of progressively responsible experience in finance with a minimum of three years in a management capacity. Preference will be given for candidates with experience in municipal finance. A Master’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Public Administration, or Business Administration is preferred. Salary is negotiable based on qualifications and career experience.

Interested candidates should apply by November 25, 2019 to Ralph Andersen & Associates by submitting a compelling cover letter and a comprehensive resume to apply@ralphandersen.com. Confidential inquiries are welcomed to Mr. Greg Nelson at (916) 630-4900. Detailed brochure available at www.ralphandersen.com.