Daly City

Deputy Director of Finance and Administrative Services (20070843)

City Administration
San Francisco/Peninsula
Until filled or until 1000 applicants
$11,091.00-$13,481.00 Monthly

Please review the special instructions before applying for this job opportunity.


333 90th St Daly City, 94015


The City of Daly City invites your interest in the position of Deputy Director of Finance & Administrative Services.


Application filing deadline Open Until Filled- Apply Immediately

Preliminary Interviews- February 2021

Final Interview Process--TBA


Please attach a resume with your application.




Ideal Candidate

Minimum Qualifications:

Knowledge of:

Current principles, practices and techniques of organization, administration, supervision, training, personnel management; principles of accounting and finance, including Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, governmental accounting, auditing, budgeting, financial management, revenue forecasting, risk management, automated financial information systems; and advanced applications of modern office software including Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint.


Ability to:

Prepare timely and accurate accounting and financial reports; analyze accounting systems and internal control procedures; recommend and implement changes for improvement; prepare computer spreadsheets, narrative reports and presentations; effectively supervise, train and coordinate the work of subordinate personnel; set goals and objectives for the work unit and ensure that they are carried out; develop performance criteria for the work unit and use the information collected to improve efficiency and effectiveness; interact positively with co-workers; deal tactfully, effectively and cooperatively with the public, elected officials and City employees; work independently and exercise sound judgment; interpret rules, policies and procedures; analyze problems, identify alternative solutions and implement recommendations in support of organizational goals; and communicate clearly and concisely both orally and in writing.


Experience: Six years of increasingly responsible experience in accounting, budgeting and management experience in a public agency, including four years in a supervisory capacity.


Education: Graduation from an accredited college or university with major course-work in Accounting, Finance, Public Administration or related fields. Additional certifications (e.g. Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or advanced degrees) are desirable.


License:  Possession of a valid Class C California Driver License.








Excellent PERS benefit package!


Generous Compensation package includes:

·        Retirement: CalPERS Classic members 3% @ 60 (single highest year), CalPERS New Members 2%@62 (three year final compensation)

·        Health & Welfare: $1105 monthly cafeteria plan

·        Cigna Dental: max annual, $1500; max lifetime orthodontia, $ 2,000

·        Basic Term Life Insurance: $40,000

·        Vision Reimbursement Program: $150/year

·        Holidays: 11 paid/yr (88 hrs)

·        Vacation: Employees accrue 13 days after 1 year of employment

-          18 days after 5 years

-          23 days after 13 years

-          28 days after 21 years

Management employees receive additional 5 days vacation annually at time of appointment

·        Uniform allowance: $900


Special Instructions

Applications accepted until filled- apply immediately

Interviews: February 2021

Resumes are not accepted in lieu of completing a city application

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