Assistant City Manager Annual salary: up to $221,639 Actual salary will be based on the experience and qualifications of the successful candidate. The City offers an extensive benefit package. Application deadline: Monday, September 25, 2017
The City of Sacramento is experiencing a renaissance of its urban core with unprecedented investment in Downtown Sacramento reshaping California’s Capital City. This Downtown revitalization, combined with numerous other development activities in the region, affords a dynamic leader to spearhead Sacramento’s multifaceted development efforts.
The Assistant City Manager is appointed by the City Manager, and will support the City Manager in his role as chief administrative officer of the City. As the result of the restructuring of the City Manager’s office, the Assistant City Manager will serve as one of four Assistant City Managers serving in support of the Office of the City Manager and will serve, in rotation with the other Assistant City Managers, as the acting City Manager in his absence. This Assistant City Manager will oversee two City Departments: Community Development; and Innovation and Economic Development, and potentially another depending on the candidate’s skillsets and future organizational opportunities.
It is anticipated that the new Assistant City Manager will be an experienced local government professional with outstanding leadership and personnel management skills, and with a breadth of experience in municipal government administration with specific expertise in economic and community development. Specific requirements include seasoned, experienced local government professionals with seven or more years of municipal senior management experience ideally in a large metropolitan jurisdiction, and a relevant Bachelor’s degree; graduate degree preferred.