Assistant Chief Financial Officer

Sep 01 2023
Job Description

The Assistant Chief Financial Officer (ACFO) is responsible for administering, advising, managing, and overseeing HPHA’s fiscal/fiscal management programs and activities.   The position assumes the responsibility for day-to-day operations of Fiscal Management Office’s Asset Management, General Ledger, and Payroll & Disbursement Sections.  


The incumbent is also responsible for overseeing the compliance and conformance of all HPHA’s financial and accounting transactions to U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) statutes, rules and policies, state laws and rules, and other applicable financial standards.       


Minimum Qualification Requirements:


Required Licenses: Certificates, etc.: Certified Public Accountant designation (preferred) 


Education: Graduation from an accredited four (4) year college or university with a bachelor’s degree in business administration, accounting, economics, finance, or related field is required.  


Experience:  Five (5) years of  progressive administrative and/or analytical experience that involved in designing, and administering budget or financial systems; analyzing economics, financial and auditing, data; modeling and forecasting financial information; establishing and implementing internal control; program analysis and evaluation, program planning, program budgeting or any combination of these areas; directing a program that provides staff advice and assistance; giving technical advice and direction to management; and preparing and making oral presentations.


The Hawaii Public Housing Authority helps provide Hawai`i residents with affordable housing and shelter without discrimination.

HPHA does not discriminate in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in its programs and activities. HPHA efforts focus on developing affordable rental and supportive housing, public housing, and the efficient and fair delivery of housing services to the people of Hawai`i.

The Hawaii Public Housing Authority does not discriminate against any person based on disability/handicap, race, ancestry, color, sex, including gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, familial status, marital status, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, or HIV infection.

We invite highly motivated individuals to make a difference in the lives of others, by joining the team that manages Hawaii’s Public Housing Properties.


For consideration, you may submit or email a cover letter, a completed State of Hawaii Application for Non-Civil Service Appointment HRD 278 (see link below), and a detailed resume to:

Hawaii Public Housing Authority

Human Resources Office – Building B

1002 N. School Street

Honolulu, Hawaii 96817

Email: [email protected]



The State of Hawaii Application for Non-Civil Service Appointment, HRD 278 may be accessed online at​cation-for-non-civil-service-appointment/​




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