Sunnyvale, Texas, is home to 6,491 residents and covers 16 square miles in Dallas County. The town is ideally situated in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex, with Highway 80 and future State Highway 190 providing access to the surrounding areas. Sunnyvale residents enjoy the benefits of small town living combined with access to the thriving business, cultural, and social districts of the Dallas-Fort Worth area in a quiet, family-oriented setting. Sunnyvale is a Home Rule Town which operates under the council-manager form of government. The Town Council consists of six members and the Mayor. A professional Town Manager is appointed to manage the day-to-day operations of the Town.
The Town seeks an experienced, transparent, diligent, and intelligent municipal government professional of high integrity who will take the organization to the next performance level to serve as its new Town Manager. The ideal candidate will be a positive leader with a proven record of successful accomplishments and strong leadership skills. A strategic thinker with exceptional planning skills who can guide the Town on the path to sustainable growth will be successful.
The selected candidate must have a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in public administration or business administration. A master’s degree is preferred. While a minimum of seven years of progressively responsible municipal management experience is required, 10-15 years is preferred, including relevant senior level managerial or administrative decision-making and leadership. The salary range for the position is $150,000 - $200,000 depending on qualifications.
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