The County of San Diego invites your interest for the position of Registrar of Voters. The Registrar is an executive management position that leads the Department and provides eligible citizens of San Diego County with widespread and ongoing opportunities to register and vote in fair and accurate elections for all federal, state, and local offices and measures; and provides access to the information needed to utilize the initiative, referendum, and recall petition processes.
Key responsibilities of the Registrar of Voters include: Directs, plans, organizes, and coordinates the overall election activities of the Department; Leads the planning, implementation, and evaluation of policies and programs; Collaborates and communicates with the region's political jurisdictions, elected officials, County departments, community-based organizations, business, and/or election advocacy groups, as well as a myriad of stakeholders, regarding the administration of elections; Participates in national and state associations, including the California Association of Clerks and Election Officials (CACEO) to advance election official voices in policy decisions
The ideal candidate for this position will have executive level decision-making skills in the area of election administration, as well as organizational and political acumen, in order to advise and provide direction for ROV programs and services. Candidates familiar with election administration principles, campaign finance, election technologies, voting procedures, and federal and state election laws, are preferred. Qualified candidates will possess a bachelor's degree and five (5) years of management level experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the essential functions of the classification. Experience must include at least one (1) year of supervision. A master's degree or higher degree may substitute for a total of one (1) year of experience and cannot be applied to the required one year of supervision.
Applications and resumes may be submitted online at www.sandiegocounty.gov/hr; select Current Job Postings, Job Number 21216301U. This recruitment will be opened continuously until the position is filled. Interested candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible for consideration.
To view a detailed job announcement, please visit https://www.sandiegocounty.gov/content/dam/sdc/hr/jobs/Registrar_of_Voters.pdf