County of Sacramento

Position: Assistant Clerk to the Board of Supervisors
Salary: $100,955 to $122,733, plus an additional 3.35% management differential
Application Filing Deadline: January 28, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
Posted: 01/07/21

Assistant Clerk to the Board of Supervisors is designated as a “confidential” first level management class. Under general supervision, incumbents assist the Clerk of the Board in administration functions related to budget preparation, procurement, payroll, personnel, compliance, and facilities.  On behalf of the Clerk incumbents support the County’s Board of Supervisors, Assessment Appeals Board, Planning Commission, Regional Sanitation Districts and approximately 36 other boards and commissions; managing over 2,500 filers pursuant to the Fair Political Practices Commission and conflict of interest codes of 110 special districts; and overseeing the membership and appointment of 580 plus members to boards and commissions.  

The Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate for this position will:

  • be flexible, collaborative, creative, and self-motivated with strong business and political acumen;
  • possess exceptional leadership and organizational skills;
  • be a talented and an experienced communicator with a fluency and a good understanding of applicable government laws, codes, policies and procedures;
  • possess experience exercising discretion, maintaining confidentiality of information, and developing/maintaining successful working relationships

Minimum Qualifications:
Either: 1. Three years of full-time, paid experience as clerical support for a board or commission, one year of which must have been supervisory.

Or: 2. Three years of full-time, paid experience in a public jurisdiction with responsibilities for staff development, budget development and monitoring, or development of policies and procedures. One year of this experience must have been supervisory.

How to Apply:

Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately.  All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on either of the posted cut-off dates (1/14/21 or 1/28/21).  Please view the official job announcement for all requirements and testing information.  The full job announcement and online application is available for viewing on our website at