Finance Director

  • The Town of Nashville (pop 5400), located approximately 40 miles northeast of Raleigh, is seeking an experienced professional with strong interpersonal and financial competency skills to oversee the city’s $9M budget.  The Finance Director is responsible for
    accounting, payroll, cash management, investment portfolio management, and financial reporting, and must possess excellent written/verbal communication skills to effectively convey complex financial topics to staff, elected officials, and citizens.  The position is
    also involved in financial aspects of capital improvement planning and budgeting, strategic planning, grant administration, and performance measurement. 

    Minimum requirements include a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in accounting, business, or directly related
    field; 3-5 years of progressively responsible governmental accounting and fiscal administration experience, preferably in a local government setting; and supervisory experience.  Master’s Degree in business or public administration and/or Certified North Carolina Local Government Finance Officer designation is preferred.  

    The salary range for this position is $52,705-$79,057, dependent on experience and qualifications. The Town of Nashville provides an excellent benefits package that includes participation in NC Local Government Employees Retirement System; participation
    in the State Health Plan, employer-paid dental, life, and vision insurance; optional FSA participation; optional life, disability, cancer, critical illness, and accident insurance; 401(k) plan and optional 457(b) plan; 12 paid holidays; and vacation/sick leave. 

    Applications are accepted online at  A resume is not accepted in lieu of an application, however one may be attached to the application.  Applications will be accepted until filled.  

    The Town of Nashville is an Equal Opportunity Employer.