Located in the first foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Lincoln sits in western Placer County on the edge of the greater Sacramento metropolitan area. With a population of approximately 50,000, Lincoln has seen tremendous growth in the past, and now again. In the early 2000s, Lincoln was one of the fastest growing communities in the nation and again is experiencing a boom in residential development. The City seeks an experienced City Manager with a strong financial background who will work to maintain the City’s quality of life while proactively and effectively spearheading commercial economic development. Any combination of education and experience that would provide the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary is qualifying. The following is a typical way to qualify: A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year college or university in public administration, business administration, political science, or a related field. A Master’s degree in public administration or equivalent is highly desirable, as is certification as an ICMA Credentialed Manager. Five years of experience in municipal administration, including at least three years of high-level administrative responsibility. The next City Manager will enjoy a very strong compensation package, with a base salary up to $270,000 for exceptionally qualified candidates, as well as a competitive benefits package. Interested candidates should email a compelling cover letter and a comprehensive resume to email@example.com by Monday, September 13, 2021.