The City of Upper Arlington, a premier community within the Central Ohio region, is offering an outstanding career opportunity for a City Manager. Ideal candidates will have outstanding interpersonal and communications skills plus a proven track record of success in the public sector and will be known for an approachable and open management style that provides exceptional customer service, timely resolution of issues, and collaboration to support the elected body. Residents in this upscale residential area, adjacent to The Ohio State University campus, value the strong sense of tradition and community, excellent school system, and beautiful neighborhoods with mature street trees. This is a full-service organization including police and fire with a full complement of staff (227 FTEs), All Funds budget of $69 million (including $14.6 million of capital projects) plus an enviable AAA bond rating. Requires a Bachelor’s degree plus significant and relevant senior leadership experience in a government agency. A Master’s degree, advanced degrees, or certification(s) may be a plus. The annual salary offered for this position will be highly compensated and very competitive for the region and will be dependent on qualifications, experience, and overall career history. Relocation/moving expenses and temporary housing assistance may be offered. A benefits package including retirement provided by the Ohio Public Employee Retirement System (OPERS) will be offered. The City does not participate in Social Security.
Notice: In accordance with Ohio law, all applications and résumés for public positions are a matter of public record and may be disclosed to the media or public upon proper request. Serious candidates are encouraged to discuss their interest with the Search Firm, Ralph Andersen & Associates, in advance of submitting their qualifications. Please call Ms. Heather Renschler at (916) 630-4900 to schedule a confidential telephone appointment to discuss this career opportunity.