The Santa Clara Unified School District is seeking a Chief Business Official. Under the supervision of the Superintendent, this position provides districtwide leadership, supervision, planning, organizing, development, and direction of the Business Services Division.
The Chief Business Official provides districtwide leadership and direction in the following areas:
Assists the Superintendent in establishing long-range and strategic plans, annual goals, and direction in alliance with the Board of Trustees
Attends all Board meetings, assists the Superintendent in the development of Board agendas
Supervises the overall operation of construction, fiscal services, accounting, budget, delivery, insurance, payroll, purchasing, warehouse, technology and informational systems, investment and financing, general obligation bonds, leases, COPS and parcel tax, risk management, safety, Workers’ Compensation, home-to-school and special education transportation, custodial, grounds, maintenance, energy, and nutrition services
Keeps current and informed on all laws, rules, regulations, and interpretations of law regarding District entitlement of federal, state, and local monies, including estimating property tax revenues and is knowledgeable of the District’s community-funded status
Serves as the District representative in legal matters pertaining to the District’s financial interests
Acts as information source to administrators, department directors and supervisors, staff, and other regarding policies, procedures, standards, and requirements; consults with District administrators regarding department and site needs and programs
The successful candidate will have:
A bachelor’s degree in business or public administration, or related field from an accredited institution; a master’s degree in business or public administration, or CPA preferred
Minimum of five years of successful, broad, varied, and increasingly responsible administrative and supervisor experience within a large California public school district operation, of which at least two years in a cabinet-level capacity, or similarly responsible position
Five years of responsible fiscal, supervisory, and operational management experience (preferably in a K-12 education setting)
Certified CASBO CBO with an E designation (preferred)
Additional Salary Information: In addition to this salary, educational degree and certification stipends are offered. An attractive benefits package is available.
About Santa Clara Unified School District
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