Centrally located in West Contra Costa County just minutes away from the Bay Area cultural centers of Berkeley, Oakland, and San Francisco, this city of 29,140 residents has become a thriving residential and business community. Within its nearly three-square miles, San Pablo provides a business-friendly atmosphere and a well-balanced mix of goods, services as well as a wide-range of housing options. San Pablo is on the move, and its city government is receptive to working with business owners and homeowners to facilitate new construction, renovations, and other improvements.
The City organization is characterized by progressive and forward-thinking values, constantly looking to innovate and work collaboratively across departments and agencies to provide excellent public service to the community. The organization prides itself on traditionally adopting long-range, multi-year General Fund Operating Budgets to enable fiscal resources to be dedicated and programmed toward other immediate City priorities, programs and services. The Finance Director will oversee a staff of 5 employees, including 1 Accounting Manager, 2 Accounting Technicians, and 2 Fiscal Clerk II’s. The ideal candidate will be versed in budget planning, financial policy determination, economic forecasting, financial reporting, audit compliance, and cash management.
A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent with major coursework in accounting, finance, or business administration is required; Master’s preferred. Additional requirements include a minimum of seven years of progressively responsible experience in accounting and financial work including considerable administrative and supervisory experience.
Annual salary range of $178,908 - $217,464, DOQE and an outstanding benefit package including CalPERS 2.5% at 55 (Classic).
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Peckham & McKenney
Feel free to contact Bobbi Peckham toll-free at (866) 912-1919 or Maria Hurtado at (831) 247-7885, if you have any questions regarding this position or recruitment process. Resumes will be acknowledged within 2 business days.