City Manager

City of San Mateo, CA

City Manager

City of San Mateo, CA



The City of San Mateo is the second largest municipality in San Mateo County and home to a population of approximately 104,490 on the scenic San Francisco Peninsula.  A dynamic regional hub, San Mateo offers an excellent quality of life in a highly desirable Silicon Valley location. This full-service municipality is supported by more than 700 staff members and a FY2018-19 total budget of $170.9 million ($119.4 General Fund).


The ideal candidate will be a highly regarded results-oriented local government professional with the proven ability to execute. He/she will be a visionary leader who is committed to continuous modernization and maximizing organizational performance.

A history of building and maintaining exceptional teams will be expected. The ideal candidate must also be an exceptional communicator and active listener who is accessible to the community. Substantial management experience in a comparable setting and a Bachelor’s degree are required. A Master’s degree is preferred.


Salary will be competitive; salary is supplemented by an attractive benefits package. This recruitment will close at midnight Sunday, August 26, 2018. Visit for detailed brochure and to apply online.


Teri Black · tel 424.296.3111

Suzanne Mason · tel 562.631.2500