When it came time for Alameda City Manager Jill Keimach to select a new leader for the city’s fire department, two members of the city council made their preferences crystal clear.
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
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