Chief Financial Officer

County of Santa Barbara
Until Filled

Chief Financial Officer
SALARY: $114,084 – $140,623 ANNUALLY DOE/DOQ
This salary range reflects the negotiable range for hire, however the top of the range for future career and salary advancement tops at $167,167

Join us today and enjoy a career where you can make a difference!

Santa Barbara County is seeking a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for the Department of Social Services. We are seeking a finance and accounting professional who has organizational leadership skills, financial acumen, strategic business thinking, technically savvy business strengths and experience with complex financial systems and programs in a governmental organization, preferably a health and human services organization. We are looking for a professional who understands accounting, but also sees the bigger picture and can make decisions accordingly. As CFO you will be an integral part of the Department’s leadership and management team. Come to the County of Santa Barbara and join a great team in Social Services and enjoy a career where you can make a difference and improve the lives of our constituents!

For more details please see the complete recruitment brochure:

This is an open continuous recruitment; however, apply by March 30th for first consideration.

Online Application: The County of Santa Barbara offers a simple and convenient online application (application process should only take 15 minutes). Please apply online and attach your resume and cover letter at:

Recruitment Process / Save the Date!
Applications/resumes will be screened, after which phone screens will be conducted with top applicants.
Interviews will take place on April 26th and 27th; candidates will need to be available for both days.

Please contact your recruiter, Wendi Brown, with any questions:


• 866-929-WBCP (9227) toll free

• 541-664-0376 (direct)