Job Opportunity

County Administrator
Sonoma County

Date Posted:

September 8, 2022




The County Administrator acts as an agent for the Board with responsibility for the prompt and efficient administration and execution of all aspects of County government over which the Board exercises control and direction. Primary duties of the position include, but are not limited to: directing and coordinating the administration of all County functions and activities; advising the Board of Supervisors on significant policy issues; community outreach and communication strategies; conducting administrative studies of County operations, procedures, and department budget requests; preparing and making recommendations to the Board for decision; developing collaborative working relationships with the State, local government entities, and tribes; and preparing the County budget.


Most typically, a qualified candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in a relevant field of study, and five years of responsible administrative or executive experience requiring the planning and execution of work programs or administrative operations, the budgeting and control of expenditures, and the coordination of varied activities; at least two of the five years will involve responsibilities for reporting to or working with a legislative body or policy-making board.

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