Oakland Housing Authority is seeking an Assistant Director of Finance. Reporting to the Director of Finance, The Assistant Director of Finance will provide oversight and direction for long-term financial planning, implementation, and business strategic analysis of the financial team. This Assistant Director shall conduct financial analysis, modeling, forecasting, and reporting efforts to ensue efficient financial operations. The Assistant Director of Finance will provide overall finance support and work closely with department heads to help formulate and refine the agency strategy and financial projections for the housing authority.
The ideal candidate will be experienced in assisting with developing goals and objectives, policy and procedure development and will be expected to make recommendations regarding the establishment of new policies to the Director of Finance. The Assistant Director of Finance is well versed in performing ad hoc analysis where required to assist in management decision making and should feel comfortable participating in and attending a variety of professional group, committee, and task force meetings. Finally, the Assistant Director will be expected to provide oversight of the financial systems including maintenance and upgrades of the financial and budget system to include identifying areas for technology adoption and streamlining.