Position is open until filled with preference given to applications received by
January 31, 2020.
January 31, 2020.
The United States District Court for the District of Arizona is seeking a senior level executive with expertise as an administrator of a large, diverse and innovative organization to serve as the District Court Executive and Clerk of Court for one of the nation's busiest federal district courts. Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, along with a proven record of leadership and accomplishment are required, preferably in court environment.
The District Court Executive/Clerk of Court ("DCE/Clerk") is appointed by the district judges and has overall management authority and responsibility for the non-judicial components of the court. The DCE/Clerk occupies the highest-level non-judicial position in the court and works closely with the Chief Judge in assuring that the administrative and operational needs of the court are met. With the help of 219 Clerk's Office employees, the DCE/Clerk provides operational support to 24 U.S. District Judges and 14.5 U.S. Magistrate Judges located in Phoenix, Tucson, Flagstaff and Yuma. By General Order of the Court, the DCE/Clerk is also responsible for providing administrative support services in the areas of human resources, systems technology, space, facilities, and budget to judges and court staff, including the Offices of the Clerk, U. S. Probation and U. S. Pretrial Services. The DCE/Clerk serves as the court's liaison and works cooperatively with federal and local government agencies, bar groups, media representatives, and the public. The DCE/Clerk serves at the pleasure of the court and is responsible for performing the statutory duties of the Office of the Clerk pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §751. The position becomes available on January 20, 2020. The salary is depending on location, qualifications and experience and is subject to change annually.
Job Type: Full-Time
Location: Phoenix or Tucson, Arizona
Agency: Clerk's Office