The City of Santa Clara (pop. 123,752) lies at the center of the Silicon Valley just 45 miles south of San Francisco. Incorporated in 1852, it is a city rich with history.
The City Manager is the Chief Administrative Officer and is the head of the Administrative Branch of the City government as well as the Stadium Authority Executive Director, and shall be responsible to the City Council for the proper administration of all affairs of the City including Silicon Valley Power and the Water and Sewer Utilities. The City Manager is the ex officio member of all boards and commissions and serves as chief liaison officer between such bodies and the City Council. S/he shall represent the City in its dealings with the various municipalities and other levels of government unless otherwise provided by the City Council.
The ideal candidate will be an experienced City Manager who at a minimum possesses a Bachelor’s Degree in Public or Business Administration or a related field (Master’s Degree in Public Administration preferred) and a minimum of five years progressively responsible executive level experience in local government (Counties, Special Districts and other Public Agencies will also be considered).
Annual Salary: Open and negotiable depending on qualifications and experience
Preferred Filing Date: Wednesday, May 31, 2017 or open until filled.
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