DEPUTY COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR – COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
Hanover County Government
Location: Hanover, Virginia
Type: Full Time
Preferred Education: Masters
Deputy / Assistant City / County Mgr
Hanover County is seeking a Deputy County Administrator, a key executive level position that has broad, independent responsibility for directing, coordinating, and advising on operations that help shape the future of community development. Hanover County has a reputation for being well managed, as demonstrated through a triple-AAA bond rating and a Senate Productivity and Quality Award winner.
The Deputy County Administrator will play a critical leadership role in the County organization and must be a collaborative and creative problem solver. The Deputy will directly interface with the Board of Supervisors, County Administrator, department heads, outside agencies and others regarding operational, long-range planning, and policy matters. Areas of responsibility include building inspections, general services, planning, public works and public utilities.
Requirements for this position include:
Excellent leadership, communication and motivational skills
Proven ability to interact and collaborate with internal and external customers
Strong planning and engineering-related experience
Demonstrated ability to lead organizational change initiatives
Proven record of successfully managing complex projects
Diverse experience managing and directing local government operations and administration
A minimum of 10 years related experience
Master’s Degree preferred
Hiring range is $150,000 - $179,000, plus excellent benefits. For more information or to apply for this position, please visit our career site at www.hanovercountyjobs.com (804) 365-6075.
Hanover County, VA is a vibrant community located just north of Richmond, VA. Hanover is renowned for its history, rural horse country and tomatoes. The County is comprised of 473 square miles and has over 100,000 residents. this includes those residing in the Town of Ashland, an authentic railroad town. The area abounds with a wide spectrum of cultural, recreational and entertainment activities.
Hanover County enjoys the reputation as a great place to live, work, and play. Hanover County has a triple AAA bond rating, which is a rarity of a County our size and it reflects our sound financial practice. Hanover County School system is a national award winning suburban school district with a less than one percent student drop-out rate.