Enterprise Manager

Enterprise Manager
City of Newport News Waterworks Department
 Newport News, Virginia
Job Description

Do you enjoy the challenge of managing multiple projects while supervising and providing leadership to a team? Well, this may be
the position for you!

The Enterprise Manager serves as the Division Manager. You will be is responsible for overseeing the overall administration and
technical expertise for the Waterworks Enterprise Division. This division includes Business and Financial Services, Customer
Service, and System Extension Services.

You will be responsible for directing and participating in the planning, organizing and preparation of the Waterworks’ annual
financial statements, revenue/expense budgets, short and long-term capital and bond funded Capital Improvement Project and
making recommendations as necessary. You will oversee the development and implementation of department accounting
and financial internal controls and procedures as well as the implementation of Governmental Accounting standards Board
and federal government regulations.

Supervision over the divisional team is a critical piece of this position. This includes budgeting, purchasing and financial transactions, staff organization and development, performance evaluations, employee relations, and prioritizing assigned work
and related activities. This position evaluates the need to fill vacant positions and recommends changes to allocated
positions and divisional structure as needed as well as research and prepare recommendations and reports for the department

This position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, or a closely related field and 5-7 years of responsible experience in the financial management of a large regional water system with 3-4 years supervisory experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Master’s Degree and professional registration is preferred.

An acceptable general background check to include a local and state criminal history check and a valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record will also be required for the position.