The Gaston County Manager is selected by and reports to the Board of County Commissioners.
TheCounty Manager is the chief administrator of County government for the Board of County Commissioners, and is responsible for the administration of all departments of the County Government under the Board of County Commissioners' authority and control. He/she holds his office at the will of the Board of Commissioners.
GastonCountyis governed by a seven (7) member Board of Commissioners and follows the Council/Manager form of government.
Starting salary market competitive DOQ/E. Expected starting salary range: $111,127 to $172,253. The County expects to provide excellent benefits plus reasonable relocation expenses.
Requires any combination of education/experience equivalent to graduation from an accredited college/university with a BS/BA in Public/ Business Administration, Political Science, or related field (MS/MA preferred) plus 5 years increasingly responsible supervisory experience in local government administration or in an equivalent position in the private sector, including at least 2 years experience at the department head level of a similar sized organization.
Experience as a county manager or an assistant county manager in a large county is preferred/or as a city manager or assistant city manager in a large city/or equivalent private sector experience in a similar sized organization. Please review recruitment brochure at www.mercergroupinc.com
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For additional information, please contact James Mercer, President/CEO or John Maxwell, Senior Vice President, The Mercer Group, Inc. at 770-551-0403 (Jim Mercer); 757-897-3393 (John Maxwell); email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Cover letters, resumes, salary history to either of the search consultants shown: James L. Mercer, President/CEO, The Mercer Group, Inc., 5579B Chamblee Dunwoody Road, #511, Atlanta, GA 30338. Voice: 770-551-0403; Fax: 770-399-9749. E-Mail: email@example.com; Website: www.mercergroupinc.com OR John T. Maxwell, Sr. VP, The Mercer Group, Inc., 321 Vanette Drive, Chesapeake, VA 23322. Voice: 757-897-3393. E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Website: www.mercergroupinc.com. First review of candidates will occur on October 18, 2013. See brochure at www.mercergroupinc.com for further information. EOE