City of Vancouver

Deputy Finance Director

Vancouver, Washington
$132,336 - $172,068
Filing Deadline:
Open Until Filled

The City of Vancouver is seeking a Deputy Finance Director. The Deputy Finance Director position is a part of Financial and Management Services, which provides administrative direction in all aspects of the general financial affairs of the City to ensure conformance with legal and professional standards and fiscal prudence. The ideal candidate will be experienced in managing an organization-wide budget with many unique, complex funds and revenue streams. The ability to make accurate forecasts is crucial. While general financial experience is helpful, a proven track record in budget management and/or accounting is most important. Having a sense for leveraging technology and personnel who can support the department’s needs will be helpful.The candidate will join a talented staff with high morale, due in part to the independence and autonomy earned through trust. Finally, the selected candidate will benefit from knowing that this is a succession planning position, and they will be mentored to potentially have the opportunity to become the City’s next CFO if mutual interest is established.

Pamela Derby
Manager/Executive Recruiter
CPS HR Consulting
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