Decatur, IL (73,814) - The City of Decatur, IL is seeking an experienced, innovative and personable Deputy City Manager to act as chief of staff and assist the City Manager advance the directives of the Mayor & Council. The Deputy City Manager exercises oversight of municipal service delivery, development of policies, improvement of administrative operations, and special projects as directed and assigned by the City Manager. The Deputy City Manager also serves as acting City Manager in his absence. The Deputy City Manager will have line authority over numerous functions and service areas, as well as frequent interaction with local, state and federal elected officials, external agencies and groups, media, and other duties as assigned by the city manager.
This is an exciting opportunity for a governmental executive to join a progressive organization with 438 employees and an annual budget of $175 million.
Starting salary range is $150,000+/- DOQ/E with an excellent benefit package. Residency is required within the corporate limits of the City of Decatur within one year of appointment.
Candidates should submit résumé, cover letter, and contact information for five professional references by June 24, 2019 to www.GovHRJobs.com to the attention of Mark R. Peterson, Vice President, GovHR USA, 630 Dundee Road, #130, Northbrook, IL 60062. For additional information about the position and/or the selection process, contact Mark R. Peterson at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (309) 825-5091. EOE/AA
Posted:May 20, 2019