Chief of Finance

Chief of Finance
Huron-Clinton Metropolitan Authority
 Brighton, Michigan
Job Description

The Huron-Clinton Metroparks, located in Southeastern Michigan, is a five-county regional parks system serving Livingston, Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties. This premier park system hosts nearly 7.3 million visitors each year at 13 Metroparks covering 25,000 acres, including eight golf courses, two marinas, scenic nature trails, beaches, pools, educational activities and winter sports.

The Metroparks is seeking an experienced professional to serve as its Chief of Finance. Under the direction of the Director, this position provides executive leadership and is responsible for directing the fiscal and fiduciary responsibility of the Metroparks in accordance with federal, state, and local laws, guidance issued by the Governmental Accounting Standards Board, and other regulatory agencies in accordance with financial management techniques and practices appropriate within the industry.

The position offers an excellent compensation and benefits package.

To qualify for this position, you will need a bachelor’s degree in a related field and ten years’ experience in financial accounting or a related field, master’s degree preferred. Applicants with eight or more years of being in a leadership role will be given consideration toward meeting the minimum educational requirements. Executive leadership experience is preferred.

This is an extraordinary opportunity to join one of the premier park systems in the nation. If you are a dynamic leader with a proven record of success and stewardship, we would like to hear from you.

A full job description can be obtained by contacting the Department of Human Resources at hr@metroparks.com.

How to Apply: To apply for this position please submit your resume & complete the application on our website at www.metroparks.com/hiring.

Applications will be accepted until the vacancy is filled.

NOTE: This search is being led by HCMA’s external recruiting partner Lynnette Rogers of Kapstone Employment Services.

NOTE: Michigan “Freedom of Information” laws require that candidate names and other information be made available upon request, unless the candidate has expressly requested confidentiality. The Huron-Clinton Metroparks will endeavor to maintain confidentiality and privacy within applicable laws. The Huron-Clinton Metropolitan Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

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