Director of Finance

Director of Finance
Stafford County
 Stafford County, Virginia
Job Description

Stafford County, Virginia (pop. 157k) is a flourishing community ideally located along the Interstate 95 corridor just 25 miles south of Washington, DC. The County is seeking a forward-looking Director of Finance to perform complex professional and administrative work that will consist of planning and directing financial and accounting systems, information flow, administrative policies, and asset controls for efficiency and effectiveness while developing comprehensive financial strategies and devising and evaluating organization structures. The Director of Finance reports to the Chief Director of Financial Services.

Requirements for this position include any combination of education and experience equivalent to a master's degree in public or business administration, finance, or a related field and a minimum of seven (7) years' experience in state or local government finance or accounting, including at least five (5) years of senior management level responsibilities. Prior experience working for a Virginia local government is highly recommended for this position. Certifications may include a CPA or a Certified Public Finance Officer "CPFO" certification from Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA).

The salary range for this position is $130,000- $170,000 and is negotiable based on the candidate's qualifications and experience. Benefits include, but are not limited to, participation in the Virginia Retirement System, vacation and sick leave, group life insurance, medical and dental insurance, professional dues and conference expenses.

This position is open until filled. Qualified applicants are asked to apply at:

For more information, please contact Anne Lewis at or 703-923-8214.