|Organization: City of Hazelwood, Missouri (population 25,700)|
Exciting opportunity to serve as the City Manager of this full-service, diverse, family-friendly, suburban community in St. Louis County. Hazelwood incorporated in 1949, adopted its charter in 1970 and has 179 full-time employees and an annual budget of $31.4 million. The city is strategically located 25 minutes from downtown St. Louis with close proximity to Lambert St. Louis International Airport and major highways. Hazelwood has many assets including a strong residential and business base with twelve Fortune 500 companies, six Fortune 1,000 companies and ten major corporate headquarters and a strong commitment to providing exemplary public services to its citizens and those who do business here.
We are looking for a responsive, experienced and creative leader with proven abilities in local government management. Our next city manager will help us continue to realize our city vision of effectively providing valuable services for our citizens and working and growing together with our employees. We strive to be a model city for the many neighboring jurisdictions in our region. The successful candidate will possess strong financial and budget skills, a demonstrated record in business and economic development, effective staff management and human resources experience, exemplary communication skills and a clear commitment to ethical governance and constituent service.
The City Manager reports to the Mayor and an 8-member city council. Responsibilities include day-to-day operation and administration of city government, supervision of all city departments, personnel and contracts, financial and budgetary, economic development, marketing and communications duties.
Requires a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in public administration or a related field with a master’s degree preferred and at least 5 years of relevant experience. There is a residency requirement. For further information about the city, see www.hazelwoodmo.org. Hazelwood is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Resume, cover letter and work-related references will be accepted through COB, Friday, July 19, 2013 to “Hazelwood City Manager Search,” East-West Gateway Council of Governments, One Memorial Dr. Suite 1600, St. Louis, MO 63102. Fax: 314-231-6120. Applications may be sent electronically to: firstname.lastname@example.org. with “Hazelwood City Manager Search” in the subject line. Phone: 314-421-4220 or 618-274-2750.
Administration & Management|
City of Hazelwood|
415 Elm Grove Lane
Country: UNITED STATES
$90,000.00 to $115,000.00 Annually
|Apply By Date:|
|July 19, 2013|