Sr. Executive Assistant

City of Murrieta

The City of Murrieta, located in southwest Riverside County, was incorporated under the general laws of the State of California on July 1, 1991, and currently supports a population of approximately 114,000 residents. While offering affordable housing and high quality schools, the City represents a blend of dynamic growth amid the traditional values of a historic rural community dating back to the 1890's. Every resident and employee of the City has the opportunity to be an integral part in shaping the Murrieta of today, and, more important, the Murrieta of tomorrow.

Under direction, provides executive and confidential support to the City Manager including handling confidential materials and complex citizen and employee relations; conducts special projects; acts as the first point of contact for the City Manager and the public to resolve issues and concerns; provides information to the public and staff requiring considerable knowledge of City and department services, policies, and procedures; manages the office administrative functions of the City Manager's Office; performs technical support work related to the responsibilities of the City Manager; and performs related work as required.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate resourcefulness, sound judgment, and effective problem solving in ambiguous situations; must consistently maintain poise and a professional demeanor under challenging and high pressure situations; serve as a diplomatic gatekeeper that effectively filters both internal and external calls, visitors and other inquiries

Please review the job announcement at for a list of required education, experience, and certifications.

This position is open until December 5, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. (PST). A City application form, resume, and typing certificate must be submitted online. Applicants can apply online at


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