The City Council of the City of Buellton, California (population of 5,200) is seeking an energetic and enthusiastic professional to manage the organization and foster a customer service approach throughout City Hall. This outgoing leader will have the ability to facilitate and build quality teams and be an effective hands-on manager for a staff of 19 and a budget of $12 million. The ideal candidate will be a generalist with emphasis on planning and community development complemented by a strong working knowledge of finance, revenue generation, organizational effectiveness, and intergovernmental relations. This position requires a Bachelor’s degree; an advanced degree is preferred. Candidates with experience working with a contract city structure and an engaged elected body are strongly desired; municipal service in California is preferred. The City is offering an annual salary DOQ and in alignment with other municipalities in the region. Moving/relocation reimbursement may be provided and may also offer an incentive to live within the city limits.