City of Batavia, New York (Pop. 15,465) seeks an experienced professional to join the management team in the capacity of Assistant City Manager/ Director of Administrative Services. Salary: $77,000-$93,000 DOQ. Reporting to the City Manager, the Assistant City Manager/ Director of Administrative Services (ACM) will oversee the functions for the Bureaus of Personnel, Finance, Assessment, Youth Bureau, City Clerk/Treasurer and IT. This position assists in the development of the City’s strategic plan; annual operating budget and capital improvement program; may participate in labor negotiations; and presenting information to the public, advisory committees and commission, City Council and outside agencies. In addition, as the ACM, this individual leads the City’s safety committee and is the organization’s Risk Manager as well as serves as the National Flood Insurance’s Community Rating System (CRS) Coordinator. In this capacity, the ACM is responsible to ensure all flood mitigation activities required by the CRS are completed on an annual basis. The City has also begun the search for a new Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software system. The ACM will act as project manager for the ERP selection and implementation.
Minimum qualifications: requires Bachelor’s degree in public/business administration or related field and a minimum of 5-7 yrs. experience in municipal government managing at mid to senior level. Masters degree preferred. Must have ability to exercise considerable independent judgment in planning, implementing, overseeing and reviewing major projects; and ability to develop and recommend policies and projects. To review the recruitment announcement visit: ACM brochure http://www.batavianewyork.com/sites/bataviany/files/u61/acm_recruitment_announcement_brochure.pdf Background check and drug testing required. City residency required within 6 months of appointment.
Cover letter, resume, and current and past salary history to: Dawn Fairbanks, Human Resource Specialist, One Batavia City Centre, Batavia, New York 14020 or firstname.lastname@example.org. First review of candidates will be August 16, 2017. EEO