The award-winning City of Delray Beach, Florida (Population 67,000) is recruiting nationally for a City Manager with a verifiable and highly successful track record of inclusive and transparent leadership in guiding an organization. Serving at the pleasure of the Mayor and a four-member City Commission, the City Manager will work with a capable staff of approximately 850 full-time employees with a 2018/19 operating budget of $214,330,561 and Capital Improvement Plan funds of $79,387,628 million this year. The City has an S&P AAA General Obligation (GO) bond rating.
The position requires a minimum of 7 years of progressively responsible administrative experience with at least 5 years as a department director. Extensive administrative and management experience (preferably as a City Manager or as an Assistant/Deputy City Manager) that clearly demonstrates the ability to lead the activities of a municipal government is required. The position also requires a Bachelor’s degree; a Master’s degree is desired.
The City of Delray Beach provides a highly competitive compensation package dependent upon experience and qualifications. Other benefits include paid leave, comprehensive insurance and retirement benefits, auto allowance, and negotiable relocation costs.
To be considered, candidates should apply by June 28, 2019. Email compelling cover letter, comprehensive resume, salary history, and 6 professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Confidential inquiries are welcomed to Robert Burg, Ralph Andersen & Associates, at (916) 630-4900.