City of Malibu

Position: City Clerk
Salary: $109,545 – $142,931 annually
Application Filing Deadline: Friday, April 16, 2021 at 4:00 p.m.
Posted: 03/10/21

The City Clerk is a vital member of the City’s Executive Management Team. The culture of the management team is strongly cohesive and supports open communication and mutual respect.

Under policy and general direction of the City Manager, the City Clerk plans, organizes, and provides direction and oversight to and participates in all City Clerk functions and activities, which include the conduct of elections, the custody and access of public records, including Council actions, the legal notification of various Council, commission and committee meetings, and the preparation of agenda materials and minutes for City Council meetings.

Performance of the work requires knowledge of public policy, municipal functions and activities including the role of an elected City Council, and the ability to develop, oversee and implement projects, including preparing and administering the budget for the City’s Clerk’s office and the City Council. 

Equivalent to an Associate’s degree and five (5) years of experience in municipal government, preferably with a City Clerk’s Office, including two (2) years of supervisory experience. Bachelor’s degree is highly desirable.


Must possess and maintain a valid California class C driver license and have a satisfactory driving record. Possession of certification as a Certified Municipal Clerk, and license as a Notary Public are highly desirable.

To obtain additional information and to apply online, visit  Completed City of Malibu Employment Application and Resume must be submitted for candidate consideration. Applications received by email or facsimile will not be considered.  Resumes are not accepted in lieu of a City Application. EOE/ADA