Norfolk Festevents, Ltd, a private not-for-profit organization dedicated to producing premier concerts, festivals, ship visits, special events and city celebrations for Hampton Roads, is looking for an experienced Business and Finance Director to join our team. Since 1982, Norfolk Festevents has garnered international acclaim for its outstanding quality programming. Norfolk Festevents is the official event marketing and production agency for the City of Norfolk, Virginia. If you are an enthusiastic team player who enjoys wearing multiple hats and thrives in a dynamic environment Norfolk Festevents would like to talk to you.
We are looking for a hands-on Business and Finance Director who is capable of working effectively as part of a small, close-knit team. This position will be responsible for developing and maintaining accounting principles, practices and procedures to ensure accurate and timely financial statements. S/he is responsible for meeting tight deadlines and performing/overseeing a multitude of accounting activities including general ledger preparation, financial reporting, and the support of budget and forecast activities. S/he is also responsible for managing human resources functions such as personnel benefits, leave and employee on-boarding. The Business and Finance Director must have strong interpersonal communication skills.
The position reports to the CEO and supervises the Business Manager.
Requirements for Employment: Employment is at will of the corporation; no contract. Candidates must have clear criminal and driving records and comply with a criminal record and DMV record check, must have valid driver’s license, possess the physical ability to walk short distances, stand or sit for extended periods of time, and walk 2 flights of stairs.
Applications will be accepted via EMAIL ONLY. Candidates should submit cover letter, resume, 4 current professional references and salary requirements ... No phone calls, please.
Job Type: Full-time