September 12, 2011 at 1:10 pm #141058
City Manager, City of Sheridan
Post Date Sep 09, 2011 Salary $110,000 to $125,000 DOQ, plus excellent benefits Start Date Application Deadline 10/04/2011 ICMA Members Only No ICMA Credential (Details) not required Normal Population 5,600 Seasonal Population Employer Location Sheridan, Colorado United States Job Reference Number City Manager Keywords City Manager, Manager, Chief Executive Officer, CAO, Administrative, Administration Job Description The City of Sheridan, Colorado is looking for a new City Manager. The City is a small, dynamic city that is urban in nature, but with a home-town feel. It is centrally located in the southwest Denver metro area, and is served with light rail that provides easy access to downtown Denver’s cultural, educational and entertainment activities. A recent brownfields redevelopment project has provided a new revenue source, and there is still substantial opportunity for infill growth and economic development. Housing prices are affordable in the city. For more information about the City of Sheridan, CO please go to http://www.ci.sheridan.co.us/ .
Qualifications and Experience: The new City Manager will possess a Bachelor’s degree in political science, public administration, business administration or other related field and at least five years of progressively responsible experience in city management or a comparable field. A Masters Degree in public administration or related field is preferred.
The preferred candidates will have experience in suburban communities, in economic development, and in commercial and retail development, including urban renewal and tax increment financing. The City desires a good negotiator with experience in building solid, mutually beneficial public/private partnerships.
He or she should also have a thorough working knowledge of infrastructure systems and maintenance, service delivery through intergovernmental agreements, and municipal finance.
Compensation: The salary range for the City Manager position is $110,000 to $125,000 DOQ. The City offers a generous benefit package that includes health, dental, vacation and retirement benefits.
Application Process: To be considered for this position, please submit a cover letter, resume and salary history and to:
Senior Vice President
The Mercer Group, Inc.
164 Goose Lane
Email: [email protected]
On-line recruitment brochure is available at city’s web site (above) or http://www.mercergroupinc.com Electronic applications are welcomed. The application deadline is October 4, 2011. The City of Sheridan is an equal opportunity employer.
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