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Town Manager

Category: Management
Description:
FRANKLINTON, NC (POPULATION 2248) IS SEEKING AN ENERGETIC, COLLABORATIVE, AND VISIONARY TOWN MANAGER WHO WILL WEAR MULTIPLE HATS AND HAS SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE RELATED TO COMMERCIAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, PLANNING AND ZONING. THE TOWN MANAGER MUST HAVE THE ABILITY TO RELATE WELL TO COMMUNITY AND HAVE THE ABILITY TO PARTNER WITH AN ENGAGED BOARD AND STAFF TO CARRY OUT THE STRATEGIC PRIORITIES OF THE COMMUNITY. ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION AND POSITION: IN ADDITION TO THE STANDARD ADMINISTRATIVE DEPARTMENTS, THE FRANKLINTON TOWN MANAGER WILL OVERSEE A BUDGET OF $1.59M AND 18 FTE EMPLOYEES WORKING IN THE DEPARTMENTS OF POLICE, STREETS, CEMETERIES, ZONING AND PARKS AND RECREATION. SERVICES CONTRACTED OUT OR MANAGED THROUGH MEMORANDUMS OF UNDERSTANDING INCLUDE FIRE SAFETY, WASTE COLLECTION AND UTILITIES OF ELECTRICITY, WATER, SEWER AND GAS SERVICE. THE TOWN MANAGER REPORTS TO THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS AND WORKS WITH FIVE BOARDS OR COMMITTEES. SKILL IN DEVELOPING A COLLABORATIVE LONG-RANGE PLAN FOR THE COMMUNITY WHILE MANAGING RAPID RESIDENTIAL GROWTH IN FRANKLINTON AND GENERATING VIABLE COMMERCIAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ARE KEY PRIORITIES. EXPERIENCE IN INFRASTRUCTURE EVALUATION AS WELL AS ADMINISTRATIVE FUNCTIONS OF FINANCE, GRANT MANAGEMENT, TECHNOLOGY AND HUMAN RESOURCES IS HIGHLY DESIRED. QUALIFICATIONS: TO BE CONSIDERED, CANDIDATES MUST HAVE A MINIMUM OF A BACHELOR’S DEGREE AND 5 OR MORE YEARS OF PROGRESSIVE LOCAL GOVERNMENT / MUNICIPAL MANAGEMENT EXPERIENCE. AN MPA WITH EXPERTISE IN PLANNING, FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION EXPERIENCE ARE STRONGLY PREFERRED. THE IDEAL CANDIDATES DEMONSTRATE EXPERIENCE IN EFFECTIVE INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS, PERSONAL COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT, LEADING COHESIVE CHANGE AND BEING ADEPT AT UNDERSTANDING AND APPLYING TECHNOLOGICAL AND STRATEGIC SOLUTIONS TO PROBLEMS. SALARY AND APPLICATION PROCESS: UP TO $115,000 DOQ. TO APPLY, PLEASE GO TO HTTP://WWW.DEVELOPMENTALASSOCIATES.COM, AND CLICK ON THE TOWN MANAGER – FRANKLINTON LINK ON THE LEFT SIDE OF THE HOME PAGE. ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE. ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE VIA THE DEVELOPMENTAL ASSOCIATES APPLICATION PORTAL – NOT THE TOWN PORTAL, NOR ANY OTHER EXTERNAL WEBSITE; IT IS NOT SUFFICIENT TO SEND ONLY A RESUME. RESUMES AND COVER LETTERS SHOULD BE UPLOADED WITH THE APPLICATION. APPLICATION REVIEW BEGINS MARCH 5, 2019. FINALISTS WILL PARTICIPATE IN ONSITE INTERVIEWS AND SKILL ASSESSMENTS ON APRIL 4-5, 2019 IN FRANKLINTON ALL INQUIRIES SHOULD BE EMAILED TO HIRING@DEVELOPMENTALASSOCIATES.COM. EOE. DEVELOPMENTAL ASSOCIATES, LLC IS MANAGING THE RECRUITMENT AND SELECTION PROCESS FOR THIS POSITION.
Employer: Town of Franklinton, NC
Expires: 3/2/2019
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