County Government Center in downtown San Luis Obispo.
County Government Center in downtown San Luis Obispo.

Search Underway for New County Administrative Officer

Author: Human Resources
Date: Thursday, August 17, 2017 7:37 AM

The County of San Luis Obispo is partnering with CPS HR Consulting, an executive search firm, to conduct a nationwide search for our next County Administrative Officer. The deadline to apply for this position is Wednesday, September 27, 2017.


Interested executives are encouraged to read more about the position and selection process and then apply online at the CPS HR website.

The ideal candidate will be an honest, ethical, and dynamic leader with a record of professional accomplishments that demonstrate his/her ability to effectively lead a large and diverse public organization. A proven record in project management, strategic planning and sound fiscal management skills are essential. This challenging position requires a strong, visionary leader committed to quality improvement, customer service and performance management. A courageous Officer able to negotiate difficult political waters, while remaining focused on organizational goals and being apolitical is required.