September 16, 2011 at 1:41 pm #141492
City Manager, City of Manassas
Post Date Sep 15, 2011 Salary 160,000 – 175,000 Start Date 12/15/2011 Application Deadline 10/15/2011 ICMA Members Only No ICMA Credential (Details) preferred Normal Population 37,821 Seasonal Population Employer Location Manassas, Virginia United States Job Reference Number Keywords City, Manager, Manassas, Virginia Job Description The historic City of Manassas, located approximately thirty miles southwest of Washington, D.C invites applications from highly skilled candidates to fill the position of City Manager. The current City Manager is retiring after a successful twelve-year tenure. The City is governed by a Mayor and six member City Council, elected for staggered four-year terms, with the City Manager serving as Chief Executive Officer under the City’s Charter. Manassas city government provides a wide range of services (water sewer, electric, airport) to a growing regional community and is widely recognized for its efforts to provide a high quality of life and a diverse economic base. The City operates with an approved FY 2012 budget of $303 million (including schools) and a workforce of 468 municipal employees. Minimum requirements for the position include a bachelor’s degree in public or business administration or related field required with a master’s degree highly desirable. A substantial amount of public sector management experience in a comparably sized or larger city or county is also required, with more experience preferred. Past experience of the individual must show a high level of interest and successful achievement in a broad range of areas that includes working effectively with citizen groups, economic and community development, redevelopment, working with and understanding the needs of existing businesses, building Council and community consensus and dealing with public finance issues. Additional consideration will be given to ICMA Credentialed Managers. A progressive record of strong professional, administrative leadership in a similar community or organization is an important consideration. The salary for the position is negotiable within a range of $160,000 to $175,000 based on the candidate’s qualifications and experience and is supplemented by an excellent benefits package. Please submit a letter of application, detailed resume with salary history and five (5) work related references to:
Deadline is October 15, 2011. Interviews will begin in late October with a Mid-December 2011 start date for the new City Manager.
For a complete profile related to the position, please visit http://www.springsted.com
The City of Manassas is an EOE – Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply.
1564 East Parham Road
Richmond, VA 23228
E-mail: [email protected]
You must be logged in to reply to this topic.