Closed at midnight (PT) on: Sunday, August 13, 2017
The birthplace and heart of the Silicon Valley, Palo Alto is the global leader in cutting-edge technology, medicine and green innovation. A full-service Charter City, Palo Alto is home to a population of 66,000 residents and nearly 100,000 jobs. Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer/Administrative Services Director, this Assistant Director oversees the accounting and procurement activities of the department with the support of 28 staff.
The ideal candidate will be an experienced local government finance professional with impressive accounting expertise. An empowering and inclusive manager, he/she will have a history of being an exceptional mentor and innovative problem solver. Superior interpersonal and communication skills will also be expected. At least eight (8) years of relevant experience, which include five (5) years of management experience, and a Bachelor’s degree are required. CPA certification and/or a Master’s degree is preferred. Salary up to $206,170.
Candidates with timely career advancement ambitions are strong encouraged to apply!!