City Manager

City of Del Mar, CA

Having incorporated in 1959, the City of Del Mar is a quaint seaside village located just 20 miles north of San Diego. With a population of approximately 4,200 people, and covering just 2.2 square miles, Del Mar is known for its vibrant small-town atmosphere. The City of Del Mar seeks a City Manager with exceptional interpersonal, leadership, and negotiation skills. The incoming City Manager will be a seasoned individual and forward-thinking visionary who is capable of ensuring the long-term financial stability of the City. Candidates must have a strong finance background; and experience with complex municipal budgets, as well as experience working with local chambers or similar organizations on downtown revitalization; and have a good understanding of the relationships and interactions among California’s governing structures. Candidates must possess a bachelor’s degree in the area of business or public administration, or closely related field, and a minimum of ten (10) years’ experience managing public sector operations; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A master’s degree in business or public administration is preferred. The salary range for the City Manager position is open, negotiable, and dependent upon qualifications. Please visit to apply online. Please contact Mr. Gary Phillips at (916) 784-9080, should you have any questions. Filing Deadline: October 20, 2019