Minnesota Government Finance Officers Association

Promoting excellence and leadership in the government finance profession

Finance Director - Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority (MSFA)


Friday, May 31, 2024

Position Objectives

City/Organization Name: U.S. Bank Stadium / Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority (MSFA)

City/Organization Website: https://msfa.com/

Job Title: Finance Director

Job Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota

Job Type: Full-Time

Salary: $135,000 - $150,000 with generous benefits including participation in the Minnesota State Retirement System (MSRS) pension plan

Deadline: May 31, 2024

Job Description/Summarized: The Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority (MSFA) is a political subdivision of the State of Minnesota. MSFA owns the U. S. Bank Stadium and oversees the operation of the stadium and the stadium's food and beverage services. The Finance Director provides leadership in the planning, coordinating, directing, and communicating of high-quality financial services to the MSFA. The position holds a diverse set of responsibilities, including directing the operating and capital budgeting process, directing the preparation of the MSFA's Annual Comprehensive Financial Report (ACFR), serving as a risk manager, administering the MSFA's procurement function, including leading diversity, equity, and inclusion strategy, and directing contract management. The Finance Director supervises one accountant and interacts with the MSFA Executive Director, Board Chair, and key MSFA clientele, including the Minnesota Vikings, ASM Global, and Aramark.

The Ideal Candidate:

The ideal Finance Director is a strategic and proactive finance professional with 5-7+ years of experience in governmental accounting, budgeting, and financial reporting. The ideal candidate is a CPA with strong communication and problem-solving skills.

View the full job description at https://cohentaylor.com/wp-content/uploads/2024/05/MSFA-Finance-Director_Position-Profile.pdf

Application Process:

To apply, please submit a resume titled "Finance Director Position" to employment@msfa.com. The application deadline is May 31, 2024. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.