Named the best place to live in America, Austin also offers one of the best city management career opportunities in the nation. The City of Austin is a progressive, full-service municipal organization operating under the Council-Manager form of government. The Deputy City Manager will serve as a second to the City Manager, and oversee the internal service functions of the city, as well as the strategic outcomes liked to those areas of responsibility. The overall responsibility includes $209.8 million in budget and 981 FTEs. Minimum qualifications required for the Deputy City Manager are a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Public Administration, Business Administration, or a related field; and at least five years of experience in managing and directing a complex organization, including two years of experience in an executive capacity. Salary is negotiable depending on qualifications.