Chief of Fiscal Services

Department/Agency of position: 
County of Santa Cruz Personnel Department
Location of position: 
Santa Cruz, CA
$8,906 – 11,913/ Month
Date Posted: 
Monday, February 12, 2018
Closing Date: 
Friday, March 2, 2018
Job Description: 

THE JOB: The Health Services Agency is seeking a dynamic individual to serve as Chief of Fiscal Services. Under general direction, the Chief of Fiscal Services will develop fiscal policies and plans for implementation; direct the fiscal planning, control, audit and accounting programs to be implemented by the Administrative Services Manager, and other subordinate fiscal positions, develop time lines and coordinate the financial portion of the budget; design, coordinate and maintain fiscal, cost accounting, contract administration, billing and grant accounting systems and procedures to assure the quality and technical accuracy of all fiscal programs; prepare the most complex and technical financial reports; determine fiscal data processing needs of the agency; oversee and train agency personnel in the use of computerized accounting systems; and perform other duties as required. The ideal candidate will have experience in Behavioral Health budgets. The eligible list established will be used to fill the current vacancy and other vacancies that become available in Public Works and Human Services Departments, during the life of the list.

HOW TO APPLY: Apply online at or mail/bring an application and supplemental questionnaire to: Santa Cruz County Personnel Department, 701 Ocean Street, Room 510, Santa Cruz, CA 95060. For information, call (831) 454-2600. Hearing Impaired TDD/TTY: 711. Applications will meet the final filing date if received: 1) in the Personnel Department by 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date, 2) submitted online before midnight of the final filing date.