Job Opportunity

Assistant Risk Manager – Financial Services
Contra Costa County

Date Posted:

May 13, 2024


Contra Costa Risk Management Department is seeking an Assistant Risk Manager to join our Financial Services program area. The Assistant Risk Manager – Finance Services will coordinate and liaison with the County Director of Risk Management on financial issues, manage and oversee various financial services programs and the risk management self-insurance trust funds, insurance programs, and program support for various other County agencies and programs. Under general direction, the incumbent will perform and assist in a wide variety of budgetary, financial, administrative, and analytical support duties as well as provide risk management information to the county’s budget team. The Assistant Risk Manager- Finance Services reports directly to the County Director of Risk Management-Exempt.


Education: Possession of a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a major in business or public administration, finance, or a closely related field. AND Experience: Four (4) years of full-time, professional level experience with management of self-insured trust funds, preferably with a public agency. At least two (2) years of which must have been in a supervisory capacity.

How to Apply:

Application Filing: All applicants must apply on-line at and submit the information as indicated on the job announcement by the final filing date. A completed Supplemental Questionnaire is required at the time of applying. Application Evaluation: Depending on the number of applications received, an Application Evaluation Board may be convened to evaluate and select the best-qualified candidates for invitation to the next phase of the examination. Oral Assessment: An oral assessment (interview) will be conducted to measure candidates’ competencies as they relate to the job. In the Oral Assessment, candidates must achieve an average passing score of 70% or higher on each of the competencies, as well as an overall passing score of 70% of higher. These may include, but are not limited to: Analyzing & Interpreting Data, Self-Management, Delivering Results, and Professional & Technical Expertise. (Weighted 100%)

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