Director of Regional Planning – Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada

Client: Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada
(Las Vegas, Nevada)
Position: Director of Regional Planning
Closing Date: Apply Immediately

Additional Information: 

 

The Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada (RTC) is seeking a dynamic leader to be the Director of Regional Planning. This high-level position is responsible for direction, management, supervision, and coordination of staff, program activities, and community partnerships associated with administration and implementation of the comprehensive Southern Nevada Strong (SNS) Regional Plan. Highly qualified candidates will have a proven track record of having worked with regional agencies including collaboration with regional boards. The ideal candidate for the Director of Regional Planning will be a strategic and innovative planning manager with a keen understanding of the linkages between transportation planning, land use, and economic development at the local level. A Bachelor’s and 7 years of professional planning/urban planning or community engagement/organizing experience, including 2 years of management experience, is required. A Master’s or other advanced degree is strongly preferred and AICP certification will be highly regarded. The annual salary range for this position is $106,371 to $178,984, with placement within the range dependent upon qualifications. In addition to a competitive salary, RTC offers an excellent benefits package including membership in the Nevada State Public Employees Retirement System under an employer paid plan.

Interested candidates should apply immediately by submitting a compelling cover letter and comprehensive resume to apply@ralphandersen.com. Confidential inquiries welcomed to Heather Renschler or Kevin Kwoka at (916) 630-4900.