Windsor Heights, IA (pop. 4,860) The City of Windsor Heights seeks its next City Administrator. Windsor Heights is a full-service city located within the Des Moines Metropolitan Area. Located only minutes from Downtown Des Moines, Windsor Heights offers a high quality of life, excellent schools and access to all the amenities of a metropolitan community. The City’s location also lends itself to multiple opportunities to work regionally as well as locally.
Windsor Heights has a general fund budget of $3.2 M with all funds totaling approximately $11.5 M and has 30 FTEs. The City has an experienced and dedicated leadership team committed to moving the City forward. The City recently approved a Local Options Sales Tax and is planning for over $17 M in infrastructure projects over the next few years. The City has opportunities for economic development, specifically redevelopment of its commercial areas.
The starting salary range is $100,000 – $115,000+/-DOQ. The City provides an excellent benefit package.
Candidates should apply by January 10, 2020 with resume, cover letter and contact information for five work-related references to www.GovHRjobs.com to the attention of Charlene Stevens, Senior Vice President, GovHR USA, 630 Dundee Road, #130, Northbrook, IL 60062. Tel: 847-380-3240. The City of Windsor Heights is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The next City Administrator should be a creative problem solver committed to teamwork, collaboration and professionalism. The successful candidate must have highly developed interpersonal and communication skills.
Candidates should have:
A Bachelor’s Degree in public administration, public policy or related field; MPA preferred;
A minimum of three to five years of experience in a senior management role;
Experience developing and administering budgets, including capital budgets;
The ability to mentor, lead and develop staff;
Previous experience with economic development, particularly redevelopment.