|Organization: City of Topeka|
As a member of the City of Topeka’s executive management team, the City Attorney is responsible for management of the Legal Department, including Prosecution and Litigation.
The City Attorney has overall responsibility for personnel management, departmental budgeting, long and short term planning and oversight of daily operations of the department. Duties include preparation and presentation of information and advice relating to city government operations to City Administration and the City Council. This is a Department Director position and the incumbent serves at the pleasure of the City Manager.
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Minimum qualifications: Juris Doctorate, license to practice law in the State of Kansas, five years of professional law practice with supervisory experience. The successful candidate will possess a thorough knowledge of municipal, state and federal laws, and court and administrative procedures. Experience in advising a governmental body is preferred. Must be a resident of Topeka or relocate upon completion of the probationary period.
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Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume with application.
Salary Range: $79,148 - $99,560, DOQ
EACH APPLICANT MUST COMPLETE A CITY OF TOPEKA
ELECTRONIC EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION.
ELECTRONIC APPLICATION AVAILABLE AT
Applications accepted until position is filled or may be closed at any time after a sufficient number of applications have been received.
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*** YOU MUST COMPLETE THE ENTIRE APPLICATION. A RESUME ONLY WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED FOR EMPLOYMENT.
*** FOLLOW ALL INSTRUCTIONS IN THE E-MAIL NOTIFYING YOU THAT YOUR APPLICATION WAS SUBMITTED.
*** The e-mail is NOT a confirmation your application was successfully submitted - you must follow instructions in e-mail to ensure application was successfully submitted. The application must be completed in full to be considered for employment.
Your possible selection for an interview will be based on the information you provide on the electronic application. The application system automatically scores your education, experience, and skills that are directly related to the minimum qualifications for the position you are applying for.
If you provide a resume, the information in the resume WILL NOT be included in the automatic application screening and scoring. For this reason, it is essential that your provide all of your education and work experience on the electronic application. A resume alone will not be considered for employment.
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The City of Topeka is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
215 SE 7th, Rm: 170|
Country: UNITED STATES
| Mid to Senior Level|
$79,148.00 to $99,560.00 Annually
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