Assistant City Manager– University City, MO (pop. 35,172). A beautiful and historic inner-ring suburb of St. Louis adjacent to the renowned Washington University in St. Louis, University City is a unique urban community with a strong mix of cultural, ethnic, social and economic diversity. Incorporated in 1906, University City was established with a vision of being a city of culture and fine homes. In University City, citizens boast availability to urban-style services and easy accessibility to the Greater St. Louis’s recreational and cultural activities.
University City is a full-service city providing a range of services including police, fire/EMS, public works, community development, and parks and recreation. The City has a workforce of about 274 full-time and 200 part-time and seasonal employees.
The City is seeking a collaborative local government professional to manage a comprehensive range of general management duties. Supervision of the City’s court administration, HR and IT divisions is expected, as well as the oversight of the City’s economic development and communications efforts. The Assistant City Manager can also look forward to being involved in a variety of special-project work and programs related to, for example, neighborhood relations, housing, fire protection, and diversity and inclusion efforts. The position reports directly to the City Manager.
The starting salary range is $80,000 – $97,300 (mid-point) +/- DOQ, plus excellent benefits. Residency is strongly encouraged. Candidates should apply by January 29, 2021 with resume, cover letter and contact information for five work-related references to www.GovHRjobs.com to the attention of Lee Szymborski, Senior Vice President, GovHR USA, 630 Dundee Road, #130, Northbrook, IL 60062. Tel: 847-380-3240. The City is an Equal Opportunity Employer.