Bastrop ISD - Director of Finance

Job Details

Region: 13
School District/Employer: Bastrop ISD
District Category/Employer: Central Office
Position: Director
Assignment Level: Area
  • Business/Finance
Job Title: Director of Finance
School: Service Center
Campus Description:
Date Posted: 10/14/2020
Deadline: Until Filled
Openings: 1
Commitment: Full Time
Description/Notes:

JOB DESCRIPTION

Job Title

Director of Finance

Evaluation Type

Professional

Department

Business

Pay Grade

S6

FLSA

Exempt

Date Revised

October 2020

Supervisor

Chief Financial Officer

BASIC FUNCTION & RESPONSIBILITY: Performs advanced accounting work relating to the preparation, administration, and control of the district’s financial resources.



CHARACTERISTIC DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: The essential functions, pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include the characteristic duties, responsibilities, knowledge, skills, and abilities noted herein; however, this is not a comprehensive listing of all functions and tasks performed by positions found in this job description.



Major Responsibilities and Duties:


Accounting:

Prepare annual district budget including communicating with department heads, coordinating loading of data, and keying of budget data.
Prepare and calculate budget amendments as necessary.
Prepare timely audit schedules and financial statements according to federal, state, and GASB standards.
Prepare all financial Public Information Management (PEIMS) data.
Work with administrators, principals, directors, and staff regarding budget and accounting issues.


Records and Reports:



Prepare a periodic budget reports for the board of trustees.
Record, store, and analyze information using accounting software.
Compile, maintain, and file all physical and computerized reports, records, and other documents required, including auditable records and financial statements.


Qualifications:
Education/Certification:

Bachelor’s degree in business or accounting


Special Knowledge/Skills:

Knowledge of governmental accounting and auditing principles established by the Governmental Accounting System Board (GASB)
Ability to analyze and interpret financial data
Ability to analyze and evaluate accounting problems, develop data, and recommend improved procedures
Knowledge of computerized accounting systems
Ability to use personal computer and software to develop complex accounting reports, spreadsheets, and databases
Ability to work with numbers in an accurate and rapid manner
Effective communication and interpersonal skills


EXPERIENCE: Three years of accounting experience at a high level of responsibility



EQUIPMENT USED: Personal computer, printer, calculator, copier, and fax machine



SUPERVISION EXERCISED: None

Mental Demands/Physical Demands/Environmental Factors:
Tools/Equipment Used: Standard office equipment, including computer and peripherals
Posture: Prolonged sitting; occasional bending/stooping, pushing/pulling, and twisting
Motion: Frequent repetitive hand motions; frequent keyboarding and use of mouse
Lifting: Occasional light lifting and carrying (less than 15 pounds)
Environment: Work is performed in an office setting; may require occasional irregular and/or prolonged hours
Mental Demands: Maintain emotional control under stress; work with frequent interruptions
Qualifications: Education/Certification:

Bachelor’s degree in business or accounting


Special Knowledge/Skills:

Knowledge of governmental accounting and auditing principles established by the Governmental Accounting System Board (GASB)
Ability to analyze and interpret financial data
Ability to analyze and evaluate accounting problems, develop data, and recommend improved procedures
Knowledge of computerized accounting systems
Ability to use personal computer and software to develop complex accounting reports, spreadsheets, and databases
Ability to work with numbers in an accurate and rapid manner
Effective communication and interpersonal skills
Salary Range: $298.66 to $442.59
Benefits: Visit the Benefits site at www.bisdtx.org (under the Departments tab)
How To Apply: Go to www.bisdtx.org and look for the Career Opportunities page

Contact Person:

Name: Sandra Callahan
Email: scallahan@bisdtx.org
Address: 906 Farm Street
City: Bastrop
State: TX
Zip: 78602
Phone: (512) 772-7100
Fax: (512) 321-1371