The Seattle Municipal Court is recruiting for a strategic, collaborative leader committed to equity and social justice to lead the administrative and operational functions of the court. The Court Administrator guides the court’s work, ensuring alignment with the court’s mission to provide a forum to resolve alleged violations of the law in a respectful, independent and impartial manner. The court is committed to the health and safety of the court and our justice partners.
The Court Administrator is responsible for leading all administrative and operational functions of the Seattle Municipal Court, allocating resources in a manner that maximizes efficiency in court operations and enhances service to the public. The successful candidate will be central to the court’s ongoing efforts to create a high-performance culture that embraces diversity, dismantles institutional racism and delivers desired outcomes with and for the communities we serve.
The successful candidate will serve as Project Sponsor and oversee the implementation of a multi-million-dollar, multi-year replacement of the court’s legacy case management system. The Court Administrator serves as the court’s operations executive and guides a staff of 220 employees and oversees an annual operating budget of over $38 million.