City Manager – Salary DOQ – The City of Fife, Washington is now accepting applications for a City Manager. With Mount Rainier as its backdrop, the City of Fife is the Northern gateway to Pierce County. Fife offers a small-town feel and big city ideas, with a population of just over 9,800. The City is seeking City Manager that is creative and brings a fresh, yet experienced voice and perspective to municipal leadership. With a proven ability to move projects and initiatives forward, the ideal candidate will successfully guide the City through this time of growth and change encouraging diversity of thought and valuing the opinions of others. The City Manager serves as the CAO for the City. The City Manager is responsible for implementing the adopted policies of the City Council by coordinating City services to meet the needs of all who live, conduct business, and play in the City. In addition to the overall administration of City government, the City Manager oversees the Executive Department, which includes the HR, City Clerk, ED, and IT divisions. Qualifications include at least seven years of progressively responsible experience in municipal government, including five years of administrative or leadership responsibility. Strong managerial experience and the ability to work closely with the City Council is essential. An exceptional ability to develop effective partnerships is required. A Bachelor’s degree in public or business administration or related field is required. To Be Considered: Please go to http://candidateportal.waldronhr.com and submit your resume and cover letter. Cover letters may be addressed to Heather Gantz. Position closes by June 25, 2017.