This position with the Houston Parks Board will be responsible for shaping and directing the financial capability of the organization and adapting the financial infrastructure to the needs of the organization. Reporting directly to the Executive Director, the Finance Director will interface with the Board on key business decisions, critical success factors, and forecasting and is responsible for the organization’s financial policies, objectives and initiatives. He/she is also responsible for the efficient operations of all finance and accounting functions on a day-to-day basis, including governance and compliance with applicable laws and regulations.
Minimum of ten years of finance leadership with Controller experience required. Applicant must have experience in fund and grant accounting, and GAAP and GASB accounting standards, as well as regulatory compliance, fund accounting systems, and donor management systems. Bachelor’s degree required. Advanced degree (business, management, or financial) preferred.Professional certifications (CPA, Certified Management Accountant) required.
To apply for this position, e-mail resume and a cover letter to Resumes@HoustonParksBoard.org. Interviews are by appointment only. No telephone calls, please.