City Manager – City of Englewood, NJ

Deadline: Thursday, August 20, 2020

Position Summary

City Manager – City of Englewood, Bergen County – City Manager position in a Special Charter municipality with a diverse population of 30,000 located 4 miles from the GW Bridge. See The City has a 2020 Budget of $68.3M with a workforce of 262 full time and 47 part time employees and is 4.9 sq. miles in area.

The City Council seeks candidates with a bachelors degree in a related field, preferably with an advanced degree and with substantial experience in managing a complex organization, preferably municipal.  They seek a seasoned professional partner to lead the City government, communicate well with the City Council and residents and advise the Council on policy matters.  The successful candidate will have demonstrated honesty, integrity and dedication to local government public service. The successful candidate will also be a consensus builder who possess well-developed interpersonal and problem-solving skills to lead and manage the management team by example. Prior experience in human resources, labor relations and negotiations, financial management, budget development and execution, and economic development will be beneficial to success in the position. Experience in and an affinity for working in a diverse city will be advantageous.  Compensation is DOQ/E. 

How to Apply

Candidates are required to send a single electronic form (pdf or Word document), which includes: a cover letter (addressing the above positional expectations), resume, detailed compensation requirements and list of at least 5 professional references to by 20 August 2020. Mark Submission “Englewood Submission”, EOE.