Chief Financial Officer – Superior Court of California, County of Riverside

Client: Superior Court of California, County of Riverside
(Riverside, California)
Position: Chief Financial Officer
Closing Date: January 2, 2024

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The Superior Court of California, County of Riverside (“Court”) is offering an exciting career opportunity for a Chief Financial Officer. Under the direction of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) functions as the highest-level executive overseeing financial functions and services for the Superior Court of California, County of Riverside. The CFO is responsible, through subordinate management and supervisory staff, for the planning, organizing, and management of financial systems of the Court. This position is also tasked with evaluation and reporting of the overall financial position of the Court as well as managing accounts receivable and payable, budget preparation and monitoring, and multi-year projections of expenditures and revenue. The Chief Financial Officer will lead a team of 18 experienced and professional employees. The Court’s operating budget for the 2023-24 fiscal year is $225 million.

Requires a Bachelor’s degree and more than seven (7) years of fiscal experience in a governmental agency which includes responsibility for, and participation in, financial management including budget preparation, execution, and control, with at least two (2) years of progressive responsibility for supervising professional accountants and/or financial analysts. A Master’s degree is preferred.

The CFO salary range for this role is $172,817 to $234,857. The Court is proud to offer a compensation package including a CALPERS retirement plan. Relocation assistance available to eligible selected candidate.

This is a confidential recruitment and will be handled accordingly throughout the various stages of the process. The closing date for submittal of interest is Tuesday, January 2, 2024. Interested candidates should submit a compelling cover letter and comprehensive resume. Electronic version of all submittals is strongly encouraged. Interested candidates should apply via email at Confidential inquiries and questions regarding this career opportunity should be directed to: Ms. Heather Renschler at 916-630-4900. If desired, a pre-set date/time for an introductory call can be scheduled by sending an email to