Mojave Water Agency

Chief Financial Officer

Apple Valley, California
$163,812.94 - $229,338.11
Filing Deadline:
First review of applications: April 5, 2024

Mojave Water Agency (MWA) is seeking a Chief Financial Officer (CFO). The CFO will play a pivotal role in planning, organizing, and overseeing all functions of the Finance Department. This position encompasses a broad spectrum of responsibilities, including financial planning for capital projects, budgeting, accounting, cash management, investment management, purchasing, debt management, project accounting, payroll, rate setting, risk management, contract administration, insurance administration, and bond financing. This position requires a seasoned financial professional with demonstrated leadership abilities, strong analytical skills, and a comprehensive understanding of financial management principles. The ideal candidate will have a track record of success in managing complex financial operations and driving strategic initiatives to enhance organizational performance. We are in search of a candidate who not only sees the big picture but actively shapes it through innovative and creative approaches, welcoming novel solutions and fostering a culture of unity and collaboration. Politically astute and articulate, the ideal candidate will command respect and exhibit unwavering integrity, serving as a trusted listener and advocate for diverse perspectives. They should be accessible to staff and stakeholders alike, actively involving them in decision-making processes while maintaining a focus on achieving results.

Pamela Derby
Manager/Executive Recruiter
CPS HR Consulting
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