Finance Director

Hallandale Beach, Florida


The City of Hallandale Beach is searching for a new Finance Director.  Serving as the City’s Chief Financial Officer, he/she will be an experienced, service-oriented, and innovative finance professional. The ideal candidate will be confident, strong, energetic, assertive, ethically sound and he/she will lead and manage by example.


Home to over 39,500 residents, the City of Hallandale Beach comprises 4.63 square miles and is conveniently located between Fort Lauderdale and Miami with access to the Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood and Miami International airports, Port Everglades, Port of Miami, and I-95. The City of Hallandale Beach is a beautiful oceanfront community located in the tropical paradise of South Florida.


Reporting directly to the City Manager, the Finance Director directs the overall financial management of the City’s Finance Department.  With a staff of 20 and a general fund budget of $1.5 million, the Finance Department supports the financial needs of a complex government organization and maintains the financial integrity of the City.


He/She will have a Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, business administration or related field; supplemented by ten or more years’ progressively responsible experience in governmental accounting, finance and/or budget administration, including at least three years of supervisory management experience, or an equivalent combination of education and/or qualifications. Must have National Incident Management System (NIMS) certification or obtain within one year of employment.  CPA, CGFO, CPFO license/certificates are preferred.


Salary placement within the annual salary range of $93,000 to $175,000 will be dependent on qualifications and experience.  In addition, the City provides an excellent fringe benefit package.


Qualified candidates should send a letter of interest and resume by February 23, 2018, electronically to:


For additional information contact W. D. Higginbotham, Jr., Senior Vice President, The Mercer Group, Inc. at 727-214-8673 or visit: