It’s time to check in with the retirees of Loyalton, California which recently became the first to see their pensions slashed by CalPERS because of the city’s inability to pay.
The City of Long Beach (pop. 462,257) is a diverse urban coastal metropolis just south of Los Angeles. Long Beach is a full-service Charter City governed by nine City Council members elected by district; the Mayor is elected at-large. The Long Beach City Clerk is the local elections official for the city and related districts and is responsible for conducting municipal, college district, and school district elections. Supported by a team of 16.5 FTE, the City Clerk Department also provides legislative and administrative services to the City Council, Mayor, City Manager’s Office, and City departments.
The ideal candidate will be a leader known for being on the forefront of the profession and a champion of open and transparent government. He/she will be an outstanding people manager and mentor who thrives in a fast-paced environment. A minimum of six years of relevant administrative and management experience in a comparable city or county along with a Bachelor’s degree are required. CMC certification or progress toward certification is preferred.
Salary is open and DOQE; salary supplemented by a competitive benefits package. Closing date: Sunday, March 12, 2017. To download recruitment brochure and apply online, visit www.tbcrecruiting.com.
Teri Black ● 424.296.3111
Julie Yuan-Miu ● 925.820.8436