City Manager – New Rochelle, NY

Deadline: Saturday, October 1, 2022

Position Summary

City Manager, New Rochelle, NY (79,067) The City of New Rochelle is seeking an experienced, engaging, and passionate professional to serve as its next City Manager. Located nineteen miles from midtown Manhattan and thirty minutes from Grand Central Terminal, with direct links to I95, the Hutchinson River Parkway, and Amtrak, easy access to three major New York airports, miles of shoreline on Long Island Sound, and a quick trip to other centers in the region – New Rochelle is an accessible and thriving community in heart of Westchester County.

Under the Council-Manager form of government, New Rochelle is a full-service community with approximately 660 full-time City employees, most of whom are covered by civil service and collective bargaining agreements. The annual City budget is approximately $262 million. The City Manager is appointed by and reports to a seven-member City Council.

Qualifications

The successful candidate is required to have the following:

  • A master’s degree from an accredited college or university, with the major field of study in public administration, public policy, or government.
  • A minimum of five years’ experience in a government, or similar public sector organization.
  • Ability to develop strong working relationships and interact with elected officials, senior staff, boards or commissions, and employee representatives in a positive and professional manner is required. A demonstrated passion to engage and work with others, including a diverse resident population, in a professional and respectful manner is required. 

How to Apply

Starting salary is $250,000 – $300,000 depending on qualifications and experience. Excellent benefits package. Residency is strongly preferred as soon as possible after appointment. Submit résumé, cover letter, and contact information for five professional references by October 1, 2022, online to GovHR USA, LLC – www.GovHRjobs.com.  Questions may be directed to Joellen  Cademartori, CEO, GovHR USA at 847-380-3238.

The City of New Rochelle is an Equal Opportunity Employer.