News Release
For Immediate Release
November 17, 2017
NR 17-27
Contact: Office of Public Affairs

California Department of Tax and Fee Administration Seeks Chief Financial Officer Applicants

Sacramento – The California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA) is seeking applicants for a Chief Financial Officer (CFO). This executive level position is located in Sacramento.

The CFO will be responsible for managing and administering the overall financial and data activities of the CDTFA, and will serve as a key member of the Executive Management team. The CFO will report to the Director/Chief Deputy Director and assume a strategic role in the overall management of the CDTFA.

The CFO's day-to-day responsibilities include the planning, managing, controlling and implementation of all financial and data-related activities, including direct responsibility for accounting, revenue estimating, tax rate and fee setting, financial and statistical forecasting, finance, budgeting, processing and preparing management reports for both audit and compliance activities, as well as, performance management reporting.

Additionally, the CFO will provide executive leadership on the design and implementation of improved CDTFA fiscal systems, and consult with a variety of private and public entities, state and local government agencies, taxpayers, and the public.

Apply for this position on the Cal Careers website. Position No. 290-371-7500-001. Job code JC-88074. The final date to file for this position is December 14, 2017. For more information, contact Nicole Herrera at (916) 324-9438,

Note: This news release may discuss complex tax laws and concepts. It may not address every situation, and is not considered written advice that may be relied on, pursuant to California Code of Regulations, title 18, sections 1705 and 4902. Changes in tax law or regulations may have occurred since the time this news release was written. If there is a conflict between the text of this news release and the law, decisions will be based upon the law and not this news release. For specific help, please contact the CDTFA at 1-800-400-7115.