Assistant City Administrator

Management
Full-time
City of Oakland

Oakland (pop. 420,000) is a diverse city, with 4,000 FTE’S, 15 departments/offices and a FY 2018-2019 total budget of over $1.4 billion. The City is recruiting for an experienced government executive to join the leadership team as the Assistant City Administrator. For more information on Oakland, visit https://www.oaklandca.gov and for a detailed job profile visit, www.thehawkinscompany.com.

 

Competitive candidates will have in depth experience in; local government departmental operations, change management, civic engagement, and possess demonstrated passion for public service with proven ability working in a dynamic urban city with exceptional leadership and interpersonal skills.  Prior experience as a department director and a background in municipal housing finance are highly desired.

 

A Bachelor’s degree in Public or Business Administration or a closely related field and a minimum of 8 years of senior-level executive management experience is required.  

 

Please submit a resume and cover letter with current staff and budget size electronically, by March 15, 2019, to aca.oakland@thehawkinscompany.com.  The position is open until filled

 

Confidential inquiries should be directed to Ms. Brett Byers at 323-403-8279, brett@thehawkinscompany.com or Mr. Bill Hawkins at 310-348-8800. bill@thehawkinscompany.com.