Director of School Finance - Minnesota Department of Education

As the Director of School Finance for the Minnesota Department of Education, you will hold a crucial role in leading the development, research, implementation, and evaluation of the State of Minnesota's Education Finance System. You will report directly to the agency's executive team, and will have clientele across the State of Minnesota including Legislators, Boards of Education, Superintendents, Business Officials, Transportation Directors, Facilities Managers, and Education Organization Directors and Staff. Key duties include:

  • •Managing the research, analysis, evaluation, and policy development for K-12 education finance, school facilities, pupil transportation, financial management, auditing, and school district organization to drive efficiency, effectiveness and equity;
  • Directing the activities of division staff on data collection, aid and levy calculations, education aid payments, and budget forecasting to enable policies and programs to be managed efficiently and effectively;
  • Creating annual work plans and standard operating procedures to enable the provision of services to local agencies.

For the full announcement, qualifications, and application instructions, please visit State Careers, JOB ID: 37124. The deadline to apply is December 11, 2019. The salary range is $86,443 - $123,755 annually.

To nominate an individual and/or discuss this opportunity, contact:

ATTN: Director of School Finance