Director of Administration & Finance
The North Central Alabama Regional Council of Governments (NARCOG) is seeking a Director of Administration and Finance. The position will be located at the Council’s central office in Decatur, Alabama.
NARCOG serves three counties in north central Alabama and is made up of a Board of Directors representing the local governments of the three-county region. NARCOG is staffed by an administrative department, which includes the chief executive officer and the Director of Administration and Finance, along with directors of our Regional Planning and Development Commission, Regional Transit Agency and the Area Agency on Aging.
The Director of Administration and Finance is responsible for directing the administrative services functions of NARCOG including all financial operations. This includes budgeting, program monitoring and personnel management. The Director is responsible for a budget of approximately $7,500,000. There are 75 regular employees, 40 senior employees, and a variety of volunteers. The Director is expected to be creative and proactive in the expansion of services and funding. The Director must develop positive working relationships with political, governmental and community leadership throughout the region and with state and Federal agencies. The Director will be a member of NARCOG’s central management team. As such, the Director is expected to be a knowledgeable advocate for all NARCOG programs and services. The compensation package includes a starting salary of $62,513 negotiable with benefits including medical insurance and retirement.
To apply for this position, please submit a letter of interest along with your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. The minimum requirements for this position include a bachelor’s degree in a course of study related to the field and five years of experience. Please include information regarding any licensure or certifications that may be applicable. Experience in public sector accounting is preferred. Applicants who do not have professional level experience in accounting and/or finance will not be considered. NARCOG is an equal opportunity employer.