* Listing Title:
Municipal Administrator
* Listing Description
MUNICIPAL ADMINISTRATOR 
City & Borough of Sitka, Alaska 
$125,000 ‐ $142,000 

For a complete position profile, please visit the Prothman Company at http://www.prothman.com/ and click on "Current Searches." 

Located on the outer coast of Alaska's Inside Passage, Sitka offers unmatched natural beauty, a rich history, and endless recreational activities. With a population of approximately 9,000, Sitka is the fourth largest city in Alaska and is renowned throughout the state as a cultural and educational capital. It is also a popular tourist destination and a port of call for major cruise lines that travel the Inside Passage. Sitka is accessible by air, with several daily flights from Anchorage and Seattle, and ferry service for passengers and vehicles. 

The City & Borough of Sitka is a unified home rule municipality created in 1971, and encompasses 8,900 square miles, making it the largest incorporated city-borough area in the United States. The Borough shares governmental responsibilities with the Sitka Tribe of Alaska. Sitka operates under an Assembly-Municipal Administrator form of government and provides a full range of municipal services, including Assessing, Centennial Hall, Clerk, Electric, Finance, Fire, Harbor, Information Technology, Legal, Library, Planning, Police, Public Works, Search and Rescue, Solid Waste, Water, and Wastewater. Sitka employs 154 FTE's and operates on a total budget for 2017 of approximately $113 million, including the General Fund. 

The Municipal Administrator is appointed by and reports to the Assembly and is the chief administrative officer, responsible for directing the operation of the entire City & Borough, including the hiring and supervision of department heads and the oversight of municipal property, public works and budget. 

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in Public Administration, Business Administration, or a closely related field is required. Extensive experience in a senior management position, preferably in the public sector is required. Candidates may possess any combination of relevant education and experience that demonstrates their ability to perform the essential duties and responsibilities. 

The City & Borough of Sitka is an equal opportunity employer. First review: July 9, 2017 (open until filled). To apply online, visit Prothman at http://www.prothman.com/ and click on "Submit Your Application" and follow the directions provided. Application materials will only be accepted electronically via the website. For questions, please call 206-368-0050.
* (Job) Location:
Sitka, Alaska


* Listing Expiration Date:
08/13/2017

 

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