County of Yolo
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Job Description
The Chief Financial Officer, as a member of the County Executive Team and chief executive of the Department of Financial Services, directs the complex financial and fiscal activities of the County and performs comprehensive management responsibilities to carry out Board of Supervisors policies and procedures for County financial operations and planning. The incumbent reports to, on a routine basis, and receives performance evaluation from the County Administrator. The incumbent in this position is also a non-voting member of the Financial Oversight Committee, which advises the Board of Supervisors on various financial matters. Statutory responsibilities for the Chief Financial Officer include those pertaining to entities other than Yolo County, such as cities, special districts, and joint powers agencies.

The current annual salary range for this position is $166,088 - $201,885A 2% COLA is anticipated effective July 1, 2023.  More detailed information about this position can be found here.

Minimum Requirement: A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Business Administration, or a closely related field; AND eight (8) years of professional level accounting and/or financial management experience, including responsibility for managing a large staff, typically through subordinate managers, and a variety of professional accounting, auditing, investment, management information systems, or related financial functions. A minimum of five (5) years of responsible management experience must be in local governmental finance and accounting. 

Highly Desirable: Possession of an active license as a Certified Public Accountant issued by the State of California Board of Accountancy and a Master’s degree are highly desirable.

How to Apply:To be considered for this fantastic career opportunity, please email a letter of interest and detailed resume to Khanida.Hunter@yolocounty.org by Friday, July 7, 2023Panel Interviews are tentatively scheduled for Thursday, August 3, 2023.