Jun 05, 2018
Feb 12, 2018 - Mar 09, 2018
The California State controller serves as the Chief Financial Officer of the State of California. The controller is charged with tracking all state spending from the treasury in addition to updating the public on the state's current financial standing. The controller oversees six divisions: Accounting and Reporting, Administration and Disbursements, Audits, Information Systems, Personnel/Payroll, and Unclaimed Property. Primary responsibilities of this position include: administering the state payroll system, serving on various boards and commissions, conducting audits and reviews of state operations, and acting as the chief bookkeeper for the state. This position also grants the controller with investigative access to all state spending, thus placing the controller as an ex-officio member of the state Board of Equalization. It should be noted that this position is not the same as California State treasurer, which holds less authority than the controller. The controller serves a four-year term with a limit of two terms and the salary of this position is $139,189 per year.
Submit application to:
CA Secretary of State-Elections, 1500 11th Street, Sacramento, CA, 95814, US