White County, a recreation community located in the foothills of the beautiful
Blue Ridge Mountains of Northeast Georgia, is accepting applications for Finance
Director. This is a high-level professional position requiring complex and
diverse financial and management analysis. Responsibilities include developing
financial management policies and procedures, designing and improving financial
processes and/or systems, reviewing internal financial operations, and preparing
financial reports and information which summarize findings and recommendations.
Under the direction of the County Manager, directs financial and operational
activities of the County in Accounting, Budgeting, Capital Improvement Budgeting,
Cash Control, Cost Containment, Fixed Assets, Fleet Management, Grant Administration,
Investment Management, and Purchasing.
Bachelor's Degree in accounting, finance or closely related field; Master's Degree preferred. Requires a minimum of five (5) years of progressively responsible managerial experience in accounting and financial management including staff supervision, development and implementation of financial policies, procedures and programs; or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Similar experience in the public sector, CPA and/or Certified Government Finance Officer strongly preferred. White County offers comparable salary and benefits package. Successful applicant must be able to pass a pre-employment / post-offer drug screen and background check. Resumes will be accepted as a supplement to an application – however a complete application is required for consideration. Position opened until filled.