Washoe County, located along the eastern slopes of the Sierra Nevada Mountains in northwestern Nevada, is offering an outstanding career opportunity for a strategic and forward-thinking County Manager. Washoe County has over 2,600 full-time employees in 25 departments, the County’s annual budget is comprised of 22 governmental funds, and 6 proprietary and internal service funds, with expenditures of over $700 million. Reporting to the Board of County Commissioners, the County Manager serves as the Chief Administrative Officer of Washoe County; exercises administrative direction over the appointed County department heads and staff; represents the County on a variety of matters at the State and County level; and performs related work as required. This position requires a Master’s Degree and 5 years of responsible management experience, preferably in government or public administration; OR an equivalent combination of training and experience. The annual salary for this position is negotiated commensurate to the selected candidate’s professional background and experience. Washoe County also offers an exceptional benefits package including Nevada PERS retirement.