Administrative Services Director

City of Orinda, CA

Incorporated in 1985, the City of Orinda has a reputation as a well-managed and stable municipal government with an engaged and highly educated population of approximately 19,000. Orinda is a family-oriented community in a semi-rural setting surrounded by a distinctive backdrop of rolling hills and mature trees. The City of Orinda is seeking a highly qualified, enthusiastic candidate to fill the Administrative Services Director position.  The Administrative Services Department includes Finance, Risk Management, Information Technology and Human Resources. A confident, approachable leader and skilled administrator is sought. A candidate with a sound background in finance is highly desirable. Candidates must possess a minimum of five (5) years of increasingly responsible public administration, financial management, and operations experience in a governmental setting and at least three (3) years supervision of professional and support staff. Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in accounting or business administration or a closely related field is required; designation as a Certified Public Accountant or Certified Public Finance Officer is desirable but all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. The annual salary for the Administrative Services Director position is $161,430-$196,975; placement within this range is dependent upon the qualifications and experience of the selected candidate. This is an outstanding opportunity for a recently retired or near-to-retirement candidate as the City is non-PERS and does not participate in Social Security. Please visit our website at to apply online. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to call Valerie Phillips at (916) 784-9080. Filing Deadline: August 30, 2021.