Recreation Director

City of Piedmont, CA

Recreation Director
City of Piedmont, CA
Located in the beautiful Oakland Hills overlooking the San Francisco Bay, the community of Piedmont (pop. 11,000) is characterized by a well-educated and sophisticated population. A full-service charter city, Piedmont enjoys a long-tenured staff of 93 FTEs that provides a high level of service to the community, a collaborative and caring executive team, and a stable and sound financial environment with a $27.4 million operating budget.  Departments include Administration, Finance, Planning, Public Works, Police, Fire, and Recreation. The Recreation Department has a dedicated and cohesive staff of 11.6 FTE’s and employs approximately 300 part-time/seasonal employees. The department’s Fiscal Year 2019/20 budget is $4.9 million. 
The new Recreation Director will be comfortable interacting and engaging with stakeholders and constituent groups, from children to parents to seniors. Ideally, the new Director will bring a strong interest and talent for engaging the citizens of Piedmont, for forming and supporting community partnerships, and for building collaborative relationships with a broad range of parties. 
Experience in the areas of recreation management, educational programming for youth, budgeting, fundraising, and fostering public/private partnerships is highly desirable. The selected candidate will possess a Bachelor’s degree in recreation, business administration, education, public administration, or a related field. The annual salary for the Recreation Director is $173,892.
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Filing deadline: August 23, 2019.