Director of Finance

Department/Agency of position: 
County of Bedford Finance Department
Location of position: 
Bedford, VA
$86,876 – $125,000
Date Posted: 
Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Closing Date: 
Friday, January 10, 2020
Job Description: 

Responsible for providing managerial, financial and administrative guidance in planning, organizing and directing long and short range strategic financial planning, accounting, financial reporting, purchasing, payroll, debt issuance and management, audit compliance and risk management.

Assists the County Administrator with the preparation of the annual operating budget and capital improvement plan and advises the County Administrator, Board of Supervisors and department heads on fiscal matters.

Ensures the establishment and maintenance of adequate accounting records for compliance with local, State and Federal laws, ordinances and County policies and the safeguarding of assets through the implementation of proper internal control mechanisms.

Work is performed under the general direction of the County Administrator with latitude for independent judgment and action.