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City of Lake Elsinore

Position: Deputy City Clerk
Salary: $53,119 - $67,795 Annually
Application Filing Deadline: Open until filled

Posted: 11/7/17

The City of Lake Elsinore’s City Clerks Department is seeking to fill a Deputy City Clerk position. Under the general supervision of the City Clerk performs a variety of technical, analytical and administrative tasks in the Office of the City Clerk including legislative administration and Board, Commission and Committee management, elections administration, records management; This position requires an understanding of the principles and practices related to records management and advanced record-keeping, legislative processes, and effective public relations. A working knowledge of applicable laws and regulations including the Political Reform Act, Brown Act, California Public Records Act and California elections laws, Fair Political Practices Commission reporting requirements and the principles and practices related to the City Clerk function. This position requires the exercise of considerable initiative and independent judgement.

The ideal candidate will possess a combination of education and experience that demonstrates possession of the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities. A typical way to obtain these would be:

Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree in Public or Business Administration or related field is desirable; Five years of recent, paid experience performing complex administrative duties in a City Clerk’s office, or equivalent experience in a similar government agency. At least three years of experience must have included management/supervisory responsibilities; Certification in records management or designation as a Certified Municipal Clerk (CMC) from the International Institute of Municipal Clerks, preferable; Possession of a valid certificate as a Notary Public issued by the State of California, or attainment within 18 months of appointment.

How to Apply:  This position is open until filled and may close at any time.  Please submit a City of Lake Elsinore job application and resume at your earliest convenience.  The first review of applications will be on November 21, 2017.

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