Assistant City Manager

Management
Full-time
City of Culver City
10/15/2021
serena.wright@culvercity.org

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                                  The City of Culver City is accepting applications for Assistant City Manager for the City of Culver City.

GENERAL DUTIES:

Works closely with the City Manager and Department Heads to develop goals and objectives based on the City Council’s policy directives, then designs and implements new programs and policies to achieve them.
 
Provides leadership and oversight to departments. Coordinates across departments on interdepartmental activities, including leading special projects and assignments to assure timely response or completion.
 
Identifies existing or potential operating problems on a citywide basis, and works with departments to resolve conflicts.
 
Studies and makes recommendations regarding complex legislative, regulatory, legal and policy issues.
 
Analyze existing or proposed operating procedures or programs on a citywide basis, recommending revisions or new procedures or programs to promote efficient, effective, and consistent delivery of services.
 
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

The wide variety of projects and diverse range of challenges make this a unique career opportunity for a manager with strong generalist experience. The ideal candidate:

 Is an effective, collaborative, motivated self-starter who is skilled and trusted to efficiently produce work of the highest quality.

Quickly understands complicated concepts, balances competing priorities, and has an excellent command of written and oral language.

Has a passion for service, empathy, and a thirst for knowledge and new ideas.
 

 REQUIRED CERTIFICATE(S):

A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university is required with an emphasis in  Public or Business Administration or other related fields.  Additionally, five (5) years of professional management experience in a municipal government setting including three (3) years of recent experience managing a department or division within a public agency. A Master’s Degree is highly desirable.
 
Salary: 
up to $230,415 annually

Confidential inquiries are encouraged and should be directed to Serena Wright-Black at Serena.Wright@culvercity.org by Friday, October 15, 2021.