The Director of Finance is the City’s chief financial officer and bears ultimate responsibility for providing leadership and direction in all areas concerning the City’s financial interests and business operations including, but not limited to, accounting, financial reporting, banking and investments, budget and financial forecasting, capital programming, debt management, financial and business analysis, and procurement.
Graduation from an accredited college or university with a degree in accounting or business administration and a minimum of eight (8) years’ relevant financial experience; or any such combination of education, experience, and training as may be acceptable to the hiring authority.
Desirable qualifications: Master’s degree in public or business administration, certified public accountant, experience in public sector finance/accounting, and possession of a valid driver’s license.
Apply at: www.siouxfalls.org/careers
About City of Sioux Falls
Sioux Falls is the largest city in South Dakota and is a great place to live, work, and raise a family. In fact, Forbes magazine named Sioux Falls as its best small city for business and careers for the eighth year in a row. CNN Money ranks Sioux Falls as
one of the best places to live in its annual survey, citing the strength of its employment opportunities, quality of life, affordable housing, and top-notch health care facilities. Parent's magazine rated Sioux Falls as “the nation’s seventh best city environment in which to raise children.” Redbook magazine has said that Sioux Falls is in the top ten cities with the friendliest environment for working women. Business Week said that Sioux Falls is “one of the dazzling dozen pockets of prosperity.” South
Dakota is also one of the seven states that does not have a state income tax. The City of Sioux Falls’ estimated population is 180,000. The Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) population is 250,250.