* Listing Title:
Assistant City Manager
* Listing Description
Waco is commonly referred to as “one of Texas’ best-kept secrets" and enjoys a vibrant community spirit in a centrally located and easily accessible region. Brimming with Texas history, economic opportunities, and cultural experiences, Waco, Texas, is ideally situated along the I-35 corridor, 90 miles south of Dallas and 100 miles north of Austin. This progressive and diverse city offers major attractions, museums, recreation, and abundant shopping to more than 130,000 residents. 

Waco is a home rule city with a council-manager form of government. The City Council is comprised of a Mayor and five City Council members. The City Council sets the tax rate, approves the budget, appoints members to City boards and commissions, enacts City ordinances, and appoints the City Manager, City Attorney, City Secretary, and Municipal Court Judge. 

The City seeks a creative and energetic leader who can motivate staff to reach their highest potential and who will foster a culture of accountability throughout the organization. With a keen understanding of the infrastructure development process, the next Assistant City Manager will be capable of leading Waco through the rapid growth period the City continues to experience. Leading with confidence, the chosen individual will understand the impacts of significant growth on an organization and work to alleviate associated growing pains. 

The successful candidate must have a bachelor’s degree in public administration, business administration, or a related field from an accredited college or university. A minimum of six years of progressively responsible supervisory and management experience in municipal government administration is required, and five years of experience as an Assistant City Manager in a community of similar size or as a City Manager of a small city or town is preferred. 

Please apply online at: http://bit.ly/SGRCurrentSearches 

For more information on this position contact: 
Molly Deckert, Senior Vice President 
Strategic Government Resources 
[email protected]
* (Job) Location:
Waco, TX

* Listing Expiration Date:
04/30/2017

 

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