The City of Dublin is strategically located in the Tri-Valley region of Alameda County, approximately 35 miles southeast of San Francisco. Dublin is known as “The New American Backyard”, reflecting the City’s ambitious and casually sophisticated style, and is home to many parks, open space preserves, restaurants, shopping areas, and a golf course. The Finance Director coordinates department activities with other City departments and outside agencies and provides highly responsible and complex administrative assistance to the City Manager and the Assistant City Manager. The City is seeking a collaborative, personable, and team-oriented candidate to serve as the next Finance Director. The ideal candidate will be approachable and accommodating, and must have the ability to lead and mentor staff. The new Finance Director will be technically sound with a strong understanding of municipal finance, including generally accepted accounting principles. The successful candidate must be professional and respectful, with the ability to effectively communicate clearly and concisely. Any combination equivalent to education and experience is likely to provide the required knowledge and abilities. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities required would be graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in finance, public or business administration, or a related field, and six (6) years of professional and responsible experience in municipal finance management or municipal administration, including at least three (3) years in a supervisory capacity. A Master’s degree is preferred.
The annual salary range for the Finance Director is $195,288 to $244,128. Placement within this range is dependent on experience and qualifications. The City also offers a generous benefits package.