City Manager

City of Lake Oswego, OR

Job Details

  • Job Function: Chief Administrator (City/County Manager)
  • Salary: $145,000 - $176,259. Annual
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 38,215
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  • Where: 380 A Avenue , Lake Oswego, Oregon, 97034
  • Form of Government: Council-Manager

Post Date: Apr 5 2019

Deadline: May 19 2019

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Lake Oswego - City Manager

The City Manager is the full time Chief Administrative Officer and is responsible for the effective and efficient administration of the City, assuming full management responsibility, leadership, and accountability for all City operations. The City has a population of 38,215 and is a community rich with art, culture, historical resources, quality schools, vibrant business districts, and an abundance of activities and events for all ages.

The City of Lake Oswego operates a council-manager form of government and as a full service city, employs 302 full time and 43.3 part time employees with a 2018-19 adopted budget of $211.4 million with a general fund of $74.5 million.

Ideally, the candidate will have ten years of experience in municipal government, including at least seven years of administrative or leadership responsibility and a successful track record as a City Manager, Deputy City Manager, or senior Department Director with exposure to the full range of municipal services. A sound financial background with a strong understanding of budgets and financial management is required. A Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience enabling the incumbent to perform the essential functions of the position. A Masters of Public Administration, Business Administration, or Urban Planning is highly desirable.

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