The Assistant Director of Finance works directly with the Director of Finance in the strategic management of the City's finances and serving as primary backup to the Director in all roles. The position is expected to be a key member of staff and will make reports and presentations to City Council, Finance/Audit Committee, city management, appointed boards and the public as needed. The position is responsible for development and management of the City's operating budget and five-year capital improvement program, long-range financial forecasting, financial reporting, municipal bond programs, post-issuance compliance and disclosure, procurement processes and policies, billing and collections for city services, leadership roles in policy and strategic projects and participation in other special projects. Operates with a high degree of integrity, honesty, trust, openness and fosters an environment of transparency and accountability. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in public administration, finance, or related field. Master's degree in public administration desirable. Eight (8) years of progressively responsible experience in municipal finance is required. Must possess a minimum of five (5) years of experience supervising or managing a finance related function for a similarly sized municipality. Work related experience resulting in acceptable proficiency levels in the above required knowledge, skills and abilities may be substituted for the above specified education requirements. Texas Class C driver's license or equivalent. Certified Government Finance Officer or Certified Public Finance Official preferred.
If interested in this outstanding opportunity, please go to the website for S. Renee Narloch & Associates at www.srnsearch.com and apply online. The position is open until filled; first review of resumes will begin on December 11, 2019.
The City of Sugar Land is an equal opportunity employer.