Administrative Services/Finance Director

City of Imperial Beach, California

Imperial Beach (population approximately 27,418) is a “Classic Southern California” beach town with a relaxed family atmosphere. For the most part, the City is a residential and recreational community with a small core of retail and service-oriented businesses. The City was incorporated in 1956 and operates under a Council-Manager form of government. Imperial Beach is a general law city, located in southwestern San Diego County, with approximately 80 full-time and 70 part-time employees and a proposed FY 2018 General Fund budget of $19.9million. The City of Imperial Beach is currently seeking an Administrative Services/Finance Director to lead the Administrative Services Department in providing all the required administrative services to operate the City, including financial reporting, audits, budgets, payroll, purchasing, grant administration, business license compliance, risk management, information technology, investments, and treasury functions. Any combination of experience and training that would provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities would be qualifying. A typical candidate will possess the equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university with major coursework in public administration, business, accounting, economics, or a field related to the work; a Master’s degree is desirable. Candidates must also possess five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in the field of municipal government administration, or a closely related field at an administrative or management level, preferably in a public agency. CPA or CPFO certification is preferred. The salary range for the Administrative Services/Finance Director is $108,216-$171-420 does not include a 3% salary adjustment effective July 1, 2018; placement within this range is dependent upon qualifications. If you are interested in this outstanding opportunity, please visit our website at to apply online. Contact Mr. Gary Phillips at (916) 784-9080 should you have any questions. Filing deadline April 20, 2018.


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