Situated along the shores of Reeds Lake, East Grand Rapids, Michigan is a vibrant community boasting a thriving business district, charming residential corridors, pristine school grounds, and beautiful natural elements –hallmarks of why residents choose to make this community home.
East Grand Rapids is in the process of hiring its first city manager in the last 25 years, following the retirement of the current executive. Only life-long learners with innovative problem-solving skills and an unwavering commitment to meet the needs of the community will be considered for this opportunity. East Grand Rapids will offer a competitive compensation package including a starting salary within the range of $92,300 to $120,000, depending on the qualifications and experience of its next executive.
Application deadline: November 20th, 2018
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The City of East Grand Rapids will only consider applicants who possess a personal and professional history of high ethical standards and a passion for the timely and efficient delivery of community service at the highest level. To be considered a qualified applicant, respondents must first have:
A bachelors degree in a relevant field of study (an MPA is preferred); AND
Significant experience in local government with continuous progressive advancement culminating in the position of manager or assistant manager of a city, village, or similarly governed township OR to an executive leadership position in the management of municipal operations with responsibility and administrative control for multiple function areas; AND
Membership and/or involvement in a professional local government association that offers growth and continuous training, such as ICMA or the Michigan Municipal Executives.
For a list of all requirements and qualifications please visit, http://www.mml.org/classifieds/results2.php?id=9453