City of Riviera Beach
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Deputy City Manager
at City of Riviera Beach
- 06-Mar-2020 (EST)
- Riviera Beach, FL, USA
- 145,005.00 - $211, 251.00
- Full Time
The City of Riviera Beach is seeking a seasoned public administrator to complement its executive management team. The City is poised for a new beginning and is steadfast in recruiting and attracting professionals who possess the intuitiveness, ethics, integrity, and passion to place "right" above "popular." This is an opportunity for a competent and credentialed professional who is interested in a challenge to shift the trajectory and rebrand a community that possesses a wealth of potential and endless possibilities.
Why Riviera Beach? The City of Riviera Beach has the vision to be the community of choice in the southeastern region. The City has set the course to embrace unconventional thought processes along with progressive ideologies in a work environment that promotes superior standards and best practices and recognizes its personnel as its most vital and precious resource. With the intention of moving toward flawless execution of the plan adopted by the City Council - Riviera Beach 2030 - the City has committed itself to excellence at all levels of government.
The ideal candidate will be a dynamic leader who is driven and determined and possesses an impressive breadth of knowledge and experience in local government management. Individuals with a strong work ethic coupled with the capability to creatively augment operations are encouraged to seriously consider being a part of this organization's new paradigm. Finally, if you are committed to being an innovative and creative leader who can think outside the box, then you would be a welcomed addition to the executive management team that is committed to excellence and being the very best public servants.
Geographically, the City of Riviera Beach is a full-service municipal government that is generally located in Palm Beach County, Florida, between the cities of West Palm Beach and Palm Beach Gardens. Riviera Beach is home to approximately 30,000 residents and welcomes thousands of visitors annually who experience world-class aquatic adventures such as snorkeling and diving in one of Florida's most pristine estuaries, whereby water enthusiasts are exposed to species that are only found in the beautiful Lake Worth Lagoon. Additionally, within the City is one of Florida's most active deep-sea water ports, which imports and exports billions of dollars of merchandise and products to and from the Caribbean Islands. Riviera Beach is also home to Palm Beach County's only cruise line operation, which frequently transports tens of thousands of passengers to the Bahamian Islands on an annual basis. The City is an inclusive community that possesses a rich culture and is poised for substantial economic growth as redevelopment is knocking at the door. Riviera Beach is home to multiple recreational opportunities that offer exciting and enjoyable experiences for the entire family. From senior social events to youth sporting amenities, the City of Riviera Beach is an inclusive community that proudly celebrates its value. People of color, women, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The City of Riviera Beach is an equal opportunity employer that embraces a diverse workforce of talented and hardworking employees who diligently and consistently desire to make positive differences in the organization for the benefit of residents, businesses and guests.
Deputy City Manager
Candidates with generalist backgrounds and fiscal/legal acumen will receive serious consideration.
At least seven (7) years of progressively responsible and varied experience in government, nonprofit or business management, with at least three years of senior or executive management experience in city or county government is highly desirable. A master's degree is required. Five years of progressively responsible, professional experience in public policy, strategic planning, organizational development, budgeting or other related public sector activities including four (4) years of supervisory and executive or senior management.
All applicants must upload an educational diploma/degree and a valid Driver's License to the application system in the document section of the online application. This position requires the successful passing of a background check and drug screening.
Failure to upload the required documents may result in an automatic disqualification.