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Job Description Job Title: Human Resources Director Job ID: 4377 Location: San Francisco
Full/Part Time: Full-Time Regular/Temporary: Regular
Overview The Judicial Council of California is seeking a forward thinking and dynamic Human Resources professional to join the Council's executive management team for the largest judicial system in the United States.
THE JUDICIAL COUNCIL
The Judicial Council of California is the policy setting body for the state court system and has constitutionally conferred statewide rule-making authority. This authority includes developing, advocating for, and allocating the judicial branch budget. A majority of Council members are California state justices and judges; however, the Council also includes lawyers, legislators, and court administrators. The Council functions with the assistance of multiple advisory committees, task forces, and its staff arm.
The Council's staff, comprised of more than 700 fulltime employees, is organized into three divisions with 19 offices in two locations in California: San Francisco and Sacramento. To learn more about these divisions and offices, please visit: (please use the apply button below)
THE HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICE
. Responsibilities Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, the Human Resources Director will manage and lead approximately 40 professional staff and oversee a budget of approximately $10 million. This position directs and manages programs and personnel in the Human Resources office in order to meet the operations needs and strategic goals of the Judicial Council and the judicial branch. The position is expected to provide advice and counsel concerning best practices for executive decision making and policy development. The Human Resources Director also provides personnel management advice to offices in the Judicial Council, the Supreme and Appellate Courts, Habeas Corpus Resource Center and the 58 Superior Courts throughout the state.
Key responsibilities of the Human Resources Director include:
Additionally, the Human Resources Director effectively interacts with justices, judges, court executive officers, and administrators across the state. The Director builds constructive and effective relationships and credibility with the courts, judicial council advisory committees, and professional and labor organizations, and offices with the Judicial Council of California. This position is dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of both internal and external customers. The Human Resources Director is committed to getting first hand customer information and uses it for improvement in products and services of the HR office. The Director is an advocate for the Human Resources office and human resource initiatives.
. Qualifications MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
The successful candidate will be politically astute and must possess the administrative leadership ability necessary to perform within a large complex organization. As such, the incumbent must be a creative problem solver who is open and responsive to organizational needs. Must be an active listener and open communicator and who will value creativity and accountability of all staff.
The individual will have sound judgment, unquestionable integrity and must display strong leadership.
. How To Apply To ensure consideration of your application for the earliest round of interviews, please apply by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 31, 2017, however this position will remain open until filled. This position requires the submission of an official Judicial Council employment application and a resume.
To complete an online application, please click the APPLY NOW button below.
To obtain a printed application, please download a copy from our website under the Special Access and Paper Application section and mail to:
Judicial Council of California
Members of the Selection Committee will seek information from references regarding qualifications of candidates as the appropriate stage of the selection process.
. Pay and Benefits SALARY RANGE: $10,813 - $16,219 per month
Some highlights of our benefits package include:
. Equal Employment Opportunity The Judicial Council of California is an Equal Opportunity Employer.