Location: Oklahoma City, OK
The Oklahoma Department of Human Services (DHS) is seeking a full-time unclassified Director of Child Support Services (CSS), with offices in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. DHS is seeking an experienced executive to lead, direct and coordinate a diverse and dynamic program division. The Director of CSS must be able to lead and manage a large statewide child support enforcement division, motivate employees to accomplish organizational objectives and supervise high-level managers. The Director of CSS must have sound ethical business judgment and be able solve complex and diverse issues involving program administration, employees, clients, customers and state and federal partners to achieve expectations of excellence in service delivery to the citizens of Oklahoma.
The successful candidate will coordinate multiple priorities across program lines, analyze state and federal law and regulations and develop efficient policies, practices and plans. The Director of CSS must have superior oral and written communication skills.
The Director of Child Support Services is expected to plan, organize and direct the development, implementation, administration and operation for Child Support Services as well as coordinate the legal and administrative activities and ethics compliance of the various areas and programs within the division including paternity establishment, child support order establishment, monitoring of payments and enforcement of child support obligations; coordinates the use of local and centralized license revocation; contempt citations and criminal prosecutions.
DHS prefers candidates with a Juris Doctorate or Master’s degree with eight years professional level experience in legal management, human services or closely related work, including four years in an administrative or supervisory capacity: or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
How to Apply
Complete the online application by clicking on this link Director of Child Support Services and submit through Human Capital Management (HCM). Applications must be received no later than 11:59 p.m. on December 4, 2015. For information on how to apply for this employment opportunity, please contact Andrea Paulk-McKeown at 405-521-6395, or by email at Andrea.PaukMcKeown@okdhs.org.