Recruitment: Director of Planning and Development
Client: Santa Barbara County
Scope: Hire Department Head position for the most politically charged department in the County. CEO stated this is likely the second most important position in the organization other than the CEO.
Timeline: The recruitment started and then was delayed for 6 months; when we reignited the recruitment it was a 14 week recruitment due to internal conditions.
Outcome: Successful hire.
Results: Director of Planning and Development was hired in 2008 and continues in that capacity with the County of Santa Barbara.
Recruitment Brochure: Director of Planning & Development, Santa Barbara, CA