The position requires a master’s degree in public administration or in a related field.
This position requires at least five years employment in local government, including three years as a city manager or six years as an assistant city manager. Preference is given to experience as a city manager or assistant city manager in a city with a minimum 10,000 in population. Extra consideration will be given for additional experience city management or Tennessee specific experience.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
The position requires knowledge and understanding of the problems faced by city officials. It requires independent planning and processing of projects, questions, training, etc. The work is performed in both in the field and the office and as such, requires constant scheduling and updating of work activities.
This position requires extensive travel.