Utilities Chief Financial Officer

Utilities Chief Financial Officer
Okaloosa Co Board of County Commissioners Water & Sewer Department
 Crestview, Florida
Job Description

Okaloosa County Board of County Commissioners


The Water & Sewer Department of the Okaloosa County Board of Commissioners is seeking a Chief Financial Officer for their office located in Fort Walton Beach, Florida.


Oversees, monitors and controls the financial activities of the department and provides administrative support to operational sections.


Education, Training and Experience: Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business Management, or a closely-related field; supplemented by a minimum of five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in accounting, preferably for a municipal or institutional organization; three (3) years of which shall be acquired in a supervisory/management capacity, to include management of complex accounting systems and development of cost efficient accounting systems; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Experience with Microsoft Excel is required. Experience with SunGard HTE software with Naviline user interface is preferred. Experience with a water and sewer utility preferred.

License and or/Certificates: Requires a valid driver license. Certified Public Accountant, Certified Public Finance Officer or Certified Government Finance Officer certification is preferred.

Salary: $90,000 - $110,000 Annually

To read the full job description and apply online, please go to the Okaloosa County Board of County Commissioners website and select Employment Opportunities in the top right corner. www.myokaloosa.com