Alliance Resource Consulting

Assistant to the Finance Director

City of San José, CA - San Jose, CA

The City of San José plays a vital economic and cultural role anchoring the world’s leading region of innovation. Encompassing 180 square miles at the southern tip of the San Francisco Bay, San José is Northern California’s largest city, third largest in the State, and the 10th largest city in the nation. With more than one million residents, San José is one of the most diverse large cities in the United States.

The Finance Department mission is to manage, protect and report on the City of San José’s financial resources to enhance the City’s financial condition for residents, businesses and investors. The Finance Department has four core divisions: Accounting, including City-wide Emergency Operations Center Fiscal Recovery, Debt & Treasury Management, Purchasing & Risk Management, and Revenue Management. The Finance Department has a $22.5M operating budget and 127.99 budgeted full-time equivalent positions.

Reporting to and directly supporting the Director of Finance, this high-level Assistant coordinates, implements, evaluates and, as appropriate leads, special and administrative projects and initiatives, systems, policies, and procedures to ensure that sound management and organizational practices are followed.

Requires a Bachelor’s degree in business or public administration or a related field AND five years of increasingly responsible experience in business management and/or administration, including at least one year of experience at the level of Senior Analyst or higher.

The salary range for Assistant to the Director is $102,668.80 to $ 125,132.80. In addition to the starting salary, employees in the Assistant to the Director classification shall also receive an approximate five percent (5%) ongoing non-pensionable compensation pay. The actual salary shall be determined by the final candidate’s qualifications and experience.

Apply on-line immediately. Resumes will be continuously reviewed for interviews. For questions and inquiries, please contact Sherrill Uyeda ( or Cindy Krebs at ( at 562-901-0769.

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