Assistant City Manager

City of Napa

Assistant City Manager

City of Napa



Napa is renowned as the seat of California’s premier winemaking region and is the vibrant hub of the idyllic Napa Valley. Serving a population of 80,000, the City is also recognized for its residential quality of life, hospitality, fine food, and luxury hotels. The Assistant City Manager’s role will include overseeing specific departments and functions as well as encompass responsibility for special projects and initiatives as needed.


The ideal candidate will be a generalist who is well-versed in all aspects of local government. He/she will be an exceptional communicator and relationship builder who also offers the proven ability to create environments where people are empowered to do exceptional work. Previous experience serving in a second-in-command role reporting to a City Manager/Administrator or County Executive/ Administrative Officer is desirable. Breadth in local government will be considered favorably. Six years of increasingly responsible experience in public administration, including four years of experience in a management or supervisory role, and a bachelor’s degree are required.


Salary range up to $206,000; salary supplemented by a competitive benefits package. Closing date: Sunday, March 10, 2019. For detailed brochure and to apply online, visit



Teri Black ● 424.296.3111

Bradley Wardle ● 650.450.3299