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Director, Public Finance

PMA Financial Network

PMA Financial Network

Accounting & Finance
Milwaukee, WI, USA
Posted on Wednesday, May 22, 2024


The Director, Public Finance is responsible for developing and maintaining public finance relationships with Public entities across the state of Wisconsin. Assess client needs related to capital financing and other financial strategic planning and develop appropriate solutions. Coordinate internal activities in support of clients. Partners with the Director Public Finance and respective leadership teams reporting progress of projects and gives recommendations after reviewing proposed projects.

Essential Functions

Demonstrate exceptional internal and external service with clients, along with the core values: Integrity, Commitment and Performance.

Develop and maintain exceptional, long lasting client relationships.

Entrepreneurial mindset that actively seeks to understand needs of public entities and provide high value support through tailored services designed to exceed client expectations.

Steward of compliance, coordinates with company staff to gather, analyze, summarize, and prepare recommendations and reports.

Serve as key contact for public entity clients on capital financing, referendum planning and strategic financial planning engagements.

Participate in marketing products and services through direct client outreach, conferences, workgroups, digital/social and other venues as needed.

Attend and present at meetings requested by clients, including those with administration, governing bodies and/or committees.

Assist with the preparation and review of materials related to municipal bond financing including rating agency presentations, finance plans, board presentations, official statements, term sheets, engaging with coworkers as needed.

Evaluates client debt profiles and debt management practices.

Collaborate with Investment Services school sales staff regarding relevant cross-selling opportunities.

Participates in regular department and Wisconsin office meetings.

Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by management.

Education and/or Experience

Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from four-year college or university in Finance, Accounting, Economics or related is preferred. A Master’s degree (MBA, MS, MA) is preferred.

3-5 years of relevant professional work experience is preferred with ten or more related years of experience preferred.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities


Ability to take initiative and willingness to go the extra mile for our clients.

Attention to detail.

Ability to prioritize work with many conflicting deadlines.

Ability to work well under pressure.

Ability to collaborate and problem solve with both technology and business team members.


Excellent English communication skills, both written and verbal.

License, Registrations and Certifications

Regulatory Licenses Preferred: Series 50.

Series 7, 52, 53 & 63