Administrative Services Director

City of Simi Valley

The Position

The City of Simi Valley is seeking an Administrative Services Director to lead its dynamic Administrative Services team. The Director will assume full management responsibility for the Customer Service, Fiscal Services, Information Services, Support Services, and Treasury Services Divisions, as well as any other responsibities that may be added. The Director of Administrative Services is an at-will, executive position reporting to the City Manager’s Office. 

The ideal candidate will possess the following attributes:

  • Strong leadership skills, the ability to build consensus, and provide a positive example.
  • Public sector budget development and administration experience.
  • Extensive knowledge of current trends and issues that affect activities of the Administrative Services Department. 
  • Be a strategic and solutions-oriented department director.
  • Excellent writing skills, a highly articulate oral communicative style, and the ability to clearly explain complex issues to a wide variety of constituents.
  • Ability to embrace and effectively implement new ideas regarding a broad range of issues facing the City.

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Qualifications & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) from an accredited college or university with major coursework in government finance, public administration, or related field is required. A Master’s degree is preferred. 
  • Six years of increasingly responsible finance, accounting or related experience, preferably in a public setting, including three years of management and administrative responsibility, is also required.

Compensation & Benefits

$136,043 to $176,855 annually DOE/DOQ, plus an excellent executive benefits package.  For complete details on the benefits provided for this position, please visit:

To Apply

The final filing date is November 30, 2018. To be considered, please submit a comprehensive resume, cover letter, and six professional references (who will not be contacted in the early stages of the recruitment) via e-mail to Jamie Cross, Human Resources Analyst Resumes should reflect years and months of positions held as well as the size of the previous program you have managed.

For additional information about this position, please contact Jamie Cross at (805) 583-6337.

The City of Simi Valley is an Equal Opportunity Employer.




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