The City of Scottsbluff, Nebraska (pop. 15,039) is seeking an engaging City Manager. Located in the Great Plains, Scottsbluff is the largest city in the Nebraska Panhandle and offers easy access to Denver, Colorado; Rapid City, South Dakota; and Cheyenne, Wyoming.
The City Manager ensures the financial transparency, accuracy and integrity of the City while representing the best interests of the residents, implementing city council adopted policies, and supporting the Mayor and City Council’s stated strategies for advancing the community.
The City Manager is visionary; progressive, dynamic, approachable and politically astute, with experience and expertise in infrastructure management, strategic planning, utilities coordination and oversight, budget preparation, monitoring and administration; financial reporting, economic development, organizational branding and marketing, and community engagement.
The City of Scottsbluff offers a competitive comprehensive benefits package which includes a market competitive salary commensurate with education and experience. Other benefits include family health insurance, retirement contribution match, holidays, sick days, personal leave days and life insurance.
The position requires a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in public administration, political science, business administration or a closely related field and five years’ of progressively responsible experience in local government with a focus on city management. Equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered. Experience in human resources, public finance, economic development, and/or community development is desired. Master’s degree in public administration, urban affairs, or related fields and familiarity with working in a municipal labor environment, land-use planning or tax incremental financing is preferred.
To learn more and apply, please visit https://bakertilly.recruitmenthome.com/postings/2544. This position is open until filled; first review of resumes begins May 1, 2020. For more information, contact Patty Heminover at firstname.lastname@example.org or 651-968-7841.
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