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IPS Consultant II, Certified County Finance Officer (CCFO) Consultant, County Technical Assistance Service (CTAS)

Company Information

Company: The University of Tennessee Institute for Public Service

Location: Nashville, TN

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IPS plays a key role in the public service component of the University of Tennessee by assisting city and county governments in Tennessee and by training law enforcement personnel on a local, regional and national level. With offices in every region of the state, IPS also helps Tennessee manufacturers reduce costs and increase revenue.

Job Description

The position of CCFO Consultant is to plan, development, market and deliver the County Technical Assistance Service CCFO Program. It will also develop and maintain positive proactive working relationships with consultants, faculty and program alumni. Assist in the creation of training classes from conception by conducting research, exploring resources, developing exercises, course content, technological presentations and delivery. Functions of the Consultant include assisting with research responsibilities, providing services directly to customers, staying current with professional development, supervising personnel, and budgeting. Other duties may be performed as required.

Job Type: Full time

Work Hours: Full-time

Compensation: Pay Grade 42

Start Date: February 5, 2018


Education: Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related fields. Master’s Degree in Accounting preferred. Must have a professional certification (i.e., Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Government Finance Manager (CGFM), or Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE))

Experience: Six (6) years’ experience in Accounting and or Finance in local or state government in Tennessee.

Job Skills: Possess excellent communication skills, both oral and written. This job requires a high level of organization skills, time management, and the ability to prioritize projects. The willingness to travel statewide with overnight travel. Knowledge of governmental budgeting and understanding of general accounting theory or willingness to acquire knowledge necessary. Ability to teach classes.

This position requires possession and maintaining a valid Tennessee Driver’s License and automobile insurance.

Education: Bachelor's degree

Experience: 5 or more years

Contact Information

Tomi Rogers

Date Posted: February 2, 2018