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Town Manager

Category: Management
Description:
THE TOWN OF NORTH WILKESBORO IS A CLOSE-KNIT BLUE RIDGE COMMUNITY HOME TO BLUEGRASS, TWO RIVERS, AND AN EMERGING OUTDOOR TOURISM INDUSTRY. AS OUR POPULATION AND ECONOMY GROW, WE FACE EXCITING OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES AND HAVE A NEED FOR A PASSIONATE INDIVIDUAL TO HELP LEAD US TO SUCCESS. WE ARE SEEKING A SEEKING A MOTIVATED, KNOWLEDGEABLE, AND CAPABLE INDIVIDUAL WITH STRONG LEADERSHIP SKILLS TO JOIN OUR TEAM. THIS POSITION WILL LEAD THE TOWN AS THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER AND TAKE ON STAFF MANAGEMENT, PROFESSIONAL, AND ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES. THE TOWN MANAGER WILL COLLABORATE CLOSELY WITH THE MAYOR, TOWN COMMISSIONERS, AND STAFF TO ENSURE THAT GOALS ARE DEVELOPED AND PURSUED TO POSITIVELY IMPACT THE QUALITY OF LIFE FOR OUR GROWING COMMUNITY OF 4,000 PLUS RESIDENTS. RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE SHORT- AND LONG-RANGE PLANNING, CREATING AND ARTICULATING A VISION OF EXCELLENCE, ESTABLISHING EFFECTIVE HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS, BUDGETARY PLANNING, CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS, AND WORKING CLOSELY WITH THE TOWN COMMISSIONERS ON MAJOR INITIATIVES AND PROBLEMS. DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES • STRATEGIC PLANNING AND VISIONING • LEADERSHIP, FINANCIAL AND OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT • COMMUNITY AND EXTERNAL ENGAGEMENT QUALIFICATIONS • THOROUGH KNOWLEDGE OF NC GENERAL STATUTES, LOCAL ORDINANCES, AND MUNICIPAL ADMINISTRATION PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES • ABILITY TO INSPIRE OTHERS, BUILD CONSENSUS, AND ARTICULATE A VISION OF EXCELLENCE • PROJECT PLANNING, PRIORITIZATION, MANAGEMENT, AND SOUND JUDGEMENT-MAKING SKILLS • EFFECTIVE MANAGEMENT AND LEADERSHIP SKILLS • STRONG WRITTEN, ORAL, AND INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION SKILLS EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE • BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN A RELATED FIELD • GRADUATE DEGREE IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION OR RELATED FIELD PREFERRED; OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE • NC DRIVER’S LICENSE • ICMA CERTIFICATION PREFERRED SALARY: $74,950- $116,758 PAY CLASS: 25 TO APPLY, SUBMIT A COVER LETTER, RESUME, AND TWO REFERENCES (EMAIL & PHONE NUMBER) TO PAYROLL@NORTH-WILKESBORO.COM OR ON OUR WEBSITE THE FULL JOB LISTING CAN BE FOUND ON OUR WEBSITE: HTTPS://NC-NORTHWILKESBORO.CIVICPLUS.COM/284/CURRENT-JOB-OPENINGS THE TOWN OF NORTH WILKESBORO IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER/ADA
Employer: Town of North Wilkesboro
Expires: 8/20/2022
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