Finance and Operations Director

Finance and Operations Director
First 5 Contra Costa
 Concord, California
Job Description

Finance and Operations Director
Annual salary range: $103,807 to $123,941
Application deadline: Open until filled.

First 5 Contra Costa is seeking an experienced and innovative leader to serve as its next Finance and Operations Director. As a respected state leader in advocacy for young children and their families, First 5 Contra Costa helps young children start school healthy and ready to learn. The agency invests in programs and advocates for policies focused on children during their first five years, the most important time in children’s development.

The next Finance and Operations Director will serve as a thought partner for the agency’s leadership team and will exhibit a commitment and passion for First 5’s mission and values of diversity and inclusion, equity, cultural humility, and community partnership. The ideal candidate must be self-motivated with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. You will be collaborative, inclusive, tech savvy, and committed to exceptional customer service. Preferred candidates will demonstrate the ability to hit the ground running, and possess knowledge and experience in governmental budgeting; audit preparation; accounting functions including A/P, A/R, and bank reconciliation; all relevant federal and state laws; retirement and benefits costs including OPEB and CERBT; and, GASB standards.

To view additional qualifications and submit your resume, cover letter, and a list of six work-related references (two supervisors, two direct reports and two colleagues) please visit our website:

For additional information contact:

Pam Derby
CPS HR Consulting
(916) 471-3126

To view an online brochure for this position visit:
First 5 Contra Costa website:

First 5 Contra Costa is an equal opportunity employer.