Deputy Assistant Budget/Fiscal Director

The Administrative Office of the Courts is seeking a Deputy Assistant Budget/Fiscal Director.  This position works under the direction of the Fiscal Services Director in the Finance Division.  This position is responsible for professional supervisory accounting work of considerable difficulty; and performs the related work as required.


  1. Supervises, trains, and provides leadership to the accounting staff, overseeing general accounting transactions in accordance with sound internal control procedures and generally accepted accounting principles.
  2. Assists in budget preparation, on-going budget analysis and monitoring to ensure revenues are properly collected and departmental accounts close properly at fiscal year-end.
  3. Assists in the oversight of ACAP (AOC claims and payment) system used to process payments to attorneys, experts, and court interpreters providing representation to indigent persons.
  4. Provide strong leadership and serve as subject matter expert on budget/fiscal matters for internal and external business partners.
  5. Assists and/or directs the year-end closing process and assists in preparing any needed financial reports.
  6. Fosters and maintain strong working relationships with the Department of Finance & Administration and other state agencies.
  7. Resolves interpersonal conflicts between assigned subordinates or work teams to enhance teambuilding and generate a positive working environment.


Education and/or Experience:  Graduation from an accredited college or university with bachelor’s degree in accounting, business administration, economics, finance or related field.  Must also have experience equivalent to five or more years of full-time increasingly responsible professional accounting or auditing work.  Experience with the State’s accounting system, and Edison are preferred.

This position requires a criminal background check. Therefore, you will be required to provide information about your criminal history in order to be considered for this position.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Location: Nashville
Department: Administrative Office of the Courts
Position Available: Immediately
Position Closing: This position will remain open until filled

To Apply

Submit an Application for Employment in PDF, a resume, and three professional references by email to  The Court System accepts only electronic applicant information saved in PDF format.

Thank you for taking time to submit your information for consideration. Please note that applicants will only receive communication regarding submissions if selected for an interview.

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