Finance Director (Chief Financial Officer)

  • Coconino County
  • Flagstaff, AZ
Full Time Finance

Job Description

COCONINO COUNTY is seeking a highly experienced Chief Financial Officer
who will lead the County’s long-term strategic financial efforts as well as
engage and lead the Finance Department’s team of seasoned professionals.
The individual will represent the County and County Board of Supervisors to
citizens, outside agencies and partners. The Chief Financial Officer is a member
of the County Manager’s Leadership Team, reporting directly to the County
Manager and will perform work of unusual difficulty directing the financial
operations of the organization. Coconino County is nationally recognized for
its strong and innovative financial philosophy and practices, and an ideal
candidate will demonstrate the ability to continue to build on this success.
The Chief Financial Officer is a key contributor to the transformational
leadership vision of Coconino County that supports a strong sense of belonging
and deep trust. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated leadership success
in a comparable or larger complex organization, a deep understanding of
financial challenges and opportunities, an experienced financial subject
matter expert with governmental accounting experience, a commitment to
public service, and the ability to function in a fast-paced, high-demand and
collegial environment.
This is an opportunity to join one of the top employers in Northern
Arizona. The Finance Department is located at the County’s
Administration Center in Flagstaff at an elevation of 7,000 feet—an area
known for fresh air, spectacular beauty, a relaxed lifestyle and fourseason
outdoor activity. Incentives include far-reaching opportunities to
contribute to an empowered team culture and generous comprehensive
salary/benefits package. For more information about this exciting
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Education Requirements

Bachelor's Degree


Depends on qualification

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