City of San Pablo
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The City of San Pablo is located in West Contra Costa County off Interstate 80, minutes away from the Bay Area cultural centers of Berkeley, Oakland and San Francisco. I80 is the principal route between the Bay Area and Sacramento, where San Pablo is nestled between the cities of Pinole and Richmond and the neighboring cities of El Cerrito and Hercules. The City has a total of 164  FTEs and a GF Operating Budget of $65.5 million for FY 2023-24.  The City Manager maintains a preference for multi-year budget planning to coincide with multi-year employee labor MOU agreements which expire in June 30, 2027. For more information on the incredible efforts being put forth by the City of San Pablo please visit their website at www.sanpabloca.gov.

Due to the recent retirement of the former Finance Director in February 2024, the City Manager seeks a local government professional with strong administrative and leadership skills and a supportive and communicative management style.  The ideal candidate will be versed in budget, planning, financial policy determination, economic forecasting, financial reporting, audit compliance, cash management and information technology.  

The successful candidate will be instrumental in supporting the organization’s immediate as well as long-range resource allocation decisions and respond to both economic fluctuations and changes in the State’s fiscal outlook.  The ASD position and his/her staff play a lead role in evaluating the effects of budget changes on service levels, assist departments with business planning, support citywide economic development projects, and provide recommendations on proposals with a financial impact.

The annual salary is $203,172 to $246,948. Placement within this range dependent upon qualifications.

Please submit your cover letter and resume (including month/year of employment) via our website:

Peckham & McKenney


Feel free to contact Maria Hurtado at (831) 247-7885 if you have any questions regarding this position or recruitment process.

Filing Deadline: April 16, 2024