Chesapeake, VA (population 245,000) Chesapeake is a strategically located, growing independent City in the Commonwealth of Virginia that is proud of its past and excited about its future. Chesapeake is a family oriented community known for its excellent schools and its historically and geographically distinct areas. The City has 352 square miles of urban areas, suburban areas and thousands of acres of protected farmland, forests and wetlands. The City is a AAA rated community reflecting its commitment to fiscal responsibility and careful planning. Chesapeake is seeking highly collaborative leaders ideally with experience in leading and managing large, complex local government operations as candidates for its next City Manager.
Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree in public policy, planning, business administration or related field. Candidates are expected to have master’s degree in public administration or business administration or related field along with ten years increasingly responsible executive level experience preferably in leading large, complex local government operations. A combination of experience and education may be substituted for a master’s degree. Candidates must be highly collaborative, problem solving leaders with a communicative, team-oriented management style. Starting salary is $250,000 +/- DOQ. Residency in the City of Chesapeake is very strongly desired. Interested candidates should apply by June 17, 2019 to Heidi Voorhees, President, GovHR USA. Apply on line at www.GovHRjobs.com. Contact Heidi Voorhees at HVoorhees@GovHRUSA.com or at 847-380-3243 with any questions about this opportunity.
Posted:May 14, 2019