LACERA Pasadena, CA, USA
May 11, 2021Full Time
The Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association (LACERA) administers and manages the $57+ billion retirement fund for the County of Los Angeles. We provide retirement, disability, and death benefits to eligible County employees and their beneficiaries, and collect, deposit, invest, and manage retirement funds collected from the County, outside districts, and County employees. LACERA is one of the largest county retirement associations in the United States with over 156,000 members. Our membership is comprised of individuals from a diverse range of careers, age groups, and ethnicity - all contributing to the greater welfare of Los Angeles County. Benefits include health insurance, annual leave, sick leave, retirement, paid holidays, and ride share program. LACERA Values: We work together toward achieving our mission through our shared Values. Our Values include Professionalism, Respect, Open Communication, Fairness, Integrity, and Teamwork. Administrative Services partners with LACERA divisions to provide quality services through people, technology and innovation. The Administrative Services Division is responsible for providing a variety of support services to the organization, such as procurement, budget administration, facilities management, copy center, mail services and word processing. In addition, Administrative Services manages special programs such as Health and Safety, Ride Share, Risk Management, Records Management and Business Continuity. The Opportunity: LACERA has two (2) current vacancies, one in Budget/Finance and One in Procurement/Risk Management. Our ideal candidates are innovative, motivated and passionate about taking Administrative Services to the next level. We are searching for an individual excited by the opportunity to be involved in heading teams charged with developing and monitoring the budget, and our document processing center and another individual charged with overseeing risk management, facilities maintenance, procurement, document processing center, and general management studies. Experienced individuals that possess the skill and technical abilities to enhance the effective management of the Administrative Services Division. These positions influence and interact with all levels, from line staff to our highest level executives. Budget/Finance: This position is part of the Administrative Services Division Management Team and provides both technical and administrative supervision to administrative generalists. The Administrative Service Officer — Budget/Finance coordinates and manages LACERA’s overall budget processes related to LACERA’s Administrative Budget, LACERA Retiree Healthcare Budget, and the Other Post-Employment Benefits (OPEB) Budget. Responsibilities include developing policy recommendations, budget guidelines, and preparation instructions; conducting full range of complex and sensitive studies and analysis related to budget development and management; collecting and preparing data; developing financial forecasts and trend reports; making recommendations and presentations to LACERA’s Executive Office and Boards; planning, organizing and supervising the work of others; and performing related work as assigned. Procurement/Risk Management: This position is part of the Administrative Services Division Management Team and provides both technical and administrative supervision to administrative generalists. The Administrative Services Officer — Procurement/Risk Management position is charged with developing and monitoring the risk management programs, Records and Information Management Program, Liability Insurance Program, Business Continuity Program, and Health and Safety Program, as well as contract monitoring, facilities maintenance, procurement, and general management duties. This position may make decisions and recommendations on matters concerning risk management, special studies, and other programs that the incumbent is charged with developing. The incumbent in this position may be cross-trained in several functional areas to enhance the overall effective management of the Administrative Services Division. Vacancy Information : The current vacancies are located in the Administrative Services Division. Work Schedule: This full-time position is required to work a 5/40 schedule (e.g. an eight (8) hour day, Monday through Friday) for at least the first six (6) months of employment.