City of San Rafael
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Civic Engagement Manager

Digital Services and Open Government Department

City of San Rafael, California

Annual Salary: $122,748 - $149,208 DOE/DOQ


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The City of San Rafael is seeking a dynamic and experienced Civic Engagement Manager (formal title is Civic Design Manager) to spearhead comprehensive engagement programs while coordinating the Communication Team's activities. This role will work within the City’s visionary Digital Services and Open Government Department (Department), which executes pioneering strategies to build trust with the community, increase transparency, and improve access to government for all. This position is part of a strong team with a service-driven culture where each day presents fresh challenges and opportunities to tangibly impact the lives of San Rafael's residents, businesses, and visitors! 


The Civic Engagement Manager will be enthusiastic about communications, design, and the user experience – championing the Department’s mission to make services easy to use, and work for everyone! The ideal candidate will have a background in marketing, communications, and/or digital engagement strategies. They will also have experience in project management and leading a team in the effective completion of large-scale communications campaigns. They will have foundational technical abilities and proven ability to improve processes, combined with exceptional interpersonal skills. They will be a strong collaborator who seeks out opportunities to utilize the strengths and knowledge of their team.