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Director of Finance - City of Midland, TX (ID: 338999)

Title Director of Finance
Type Finance
Date Posted 2019-09-05
City / Organization City of Midland, TX
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Scope of Work: Senior department manager under the general supervision of the City Manager.  Responsible for the administration, supervision and inter-departmental coordination of four divisions including Accounting, Customer Service, Investments, and Meter shop.

Budgetary Responsibilities:

Prepares and administers the annual city and departmental budget.  Monitors expenditures during the year and makes recommendations for budget modifications or additional funds


 Essential Job Duties:

Essential Job Duties


·         Administration of four divisions (Accounting, Investments, Meter Shop, and Customer Service)


·         Establishment and maintenance of a system of internal controls and procedures for the expenditure of funds for goods, services, and capital items and the safeguarding of same


·         Maintains budgetary controls on all expenditures and revenues of the City.


·         Provides reporting for results of operations as compared to budget


·         Assists with preparation of the City budget


·         Provides forecasting of current year and longer term needs and trends and their probably implications


·         Manages City debt to facilitate goals and priorities of management and Council


 Required Qualifications:



A bachelor's degree in a related field is required; a master's degree is preferred. CGFO and CPA preferred. A track record of continuing involvement in professional development is expected.




Requires strong organizational and budgeting aptitude, as well as project coordination experience. Must demonstrate strong management skills and a thorough understanding of accounting concepts. Familiarity with applicable tax, financial and debt related Texas statutes is highly desirable


Minimum of five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in local government finance.

Job Post Expiration Date   September 5, 2020

    All jobs posted are considered open until filled and may close at anytime except as stated in the Job Description. .