Find local government jobs, descriptions and instructions for applying for the following local government jobs, as well as our recent successful recruitments.

Finance Director, City of Cudahy, California

Interim Deputy City Clerk, City of El Segundo, California

Human Resources Director, Portland Community Reinvestment Initiatives, Portland, Oregon

Accounting Director, Transbay Joint Powers Authority, San Francisco, California

Interim Finance Director, Menlo Park, California

Public Works Director/City Engineer, Los Banos, California

Assistant Director of Public Service and Safety/Human Resources Director, City of Troy, Ohio

City Administrator, City of Milan, Michigan

Village Manager, Village of Woodlawn, Ohio

Special Advisor, Public Works, Management Partners

Special Advisor, Finance, Management Partners

Management Analyst/Senior Management Analyst, Management Partners

Finance Director, City of Cudahy, California

Date Posted: 11/24/2021
Job Location: Cudahy, California
The City of Cudahy is actively seeking a new Finance Director who can lead and transform the City’s Finance Department. The next Director will effect positive change by modernizing the Department and continuing the momentum initiated by the new City Manager.

The department is responsible for providing financial expertise and guidance to the Council and departments, managing the City’s fiscal operations, and maintaining its financial integrity. The Director leads financial planning and reporting of the financial affairs of the City and the Successor Agency; develops sound financial strategies for business decisions; provides the Council, City Manager, and other City officials with important financial information to inform decision making; and oversees the City’s financial resources to support its goals and operations.

Interested candidates can learn more here and apply here.

Interim Deputy City Clerk, City of El Segundo, California

Date Posted: 11/18/2021
Job Location: El Segundo, California
The City of El Seguno is seeking applicants for an Interim Deputy City Clerk to serve for a minimum of three months.
The Deputy assists the elected City Clerk in managing the City’s compliance responsibilities for appropriate establishment, maintenance and disposition of official City records of action of governing bodies, municipal ordinances, resolutions, code and other official government documents; prepares agendas, minutes and follow-up documentation; prepares, distributes and posts public notices, bulletins and contracts; ensures proper/legal posting and document preparation requirements are met; attends City Council and other meetings as required.

Additional information and the application link are available here.

Human Resources Director, Portland Community Reinvestment Initiatives, Portland, Oregon

Date Posted: 11/11/2021
Job Location: Portland, Oregon
Portland Community Reinvestment Initiatives is seeking the immediate placement of a Human Resources Director to revitalize the organization. A first review of applicants will occur on December 8, 2021. For 25 years, Portland Community Reinvestment Initiatives, Inc. (PCRI) has reinvested in Portland’s neighborhoods, preserved their diversity, and provided tools to help low-income Portland families achieve stability and self-sufficiency.

The Human Resources Director reports directly to the Executive Director and joins the PCRI’s Senior Leadership Team. The Director is responsible for comprehensive human resources and risk management activities on behalf of the organization. With the full support of the Executive Director, the Human Resources Director has the opportunity to revitalize the Human Resources Department. The review and modernization or personnel policies to reflect remote working is an example of how the Director will professionalize the Department and ensure current best practices in human resources are implemented. In addition, the Director will be asked to renew the organization’s team spirit and focus on collaboration as employees return to the office.

Interested candidates can learn more here and apply here.

Accounting Director, Transbay Joint Powers Authority, San Francisco, California

Date Posted: 11/9/2021
Job Location: San Francisco, California
The Transbay Joint Powers Authority (TJPA) is seeking an experienced accounting professional to serve as its Accounting Director. Serving under the Chief Financial Officer, the Accounting Director plans and directs the accounting activities on behalf of the TJPA. The Director supervises the technical accounting work of the TJPA, requiring knowledge of municipal finance functions, internal controls, government fund accounting, enterprise fund accounting, and automated accounting systems.

Interested candidates for the position can learn more here and apply here.

Interim Finance Director, Menlo Park, California

Date Posted: 11/9/2021
Job Location: Menlo Park, California/Remote
The City of Menlo Park is seeking the immediate placement of an Interim Finance Director to assist the City through FY 2020-2021. A first review of applicants will occur on December 1, 2021. The Interim Finance Director will oversee and ensure routine activities to maintain Finance operations. Key to the role will be the annual budget process where the Director will serve to lead a finance team and also be prepared to step in to provide guidance and analysis. The City is implementing OpenGov Financials and Transparency (OGT) systems which will require the attention of the Director to ensure success. The Interim Director will be called upon to provide in-depth knowledge of financial activities to the City Council and serve as a resource for high-level guidance and decision-making. The position is flexible remote, but with some onsite time required to support the team and attend meetings as needed.

Interested candidates for the position can learn more here and apply here.

Public Works Director/City Engineer, Los Banos, California

Date Posted: 11/4/2021
Job Location: Los Banos, California
The City of Los Banos is actively seeking candidates to apply for the Public Works Director/City Engineer. As a growing city of just over 40,000 residents, Los Banos has many planned and anticipated projects for which the Public Works Director/City Engineer performs a significant role. The Director is an important member of the City’s Executive Team and reports directly to the City Manager and leads a large department of talented staff to provide diverse community services ranging from city utilities (water, wastewater and solid waste), infrastructure, and engineering to parks and recreation and a municipal airport. The position serves as City Engineer and is responsible for short- and long-term planning for the community and forecasting additional funds and resources that are required. The incumbent reports spending a significant percentage of time driving capital and engineering projects to completion.

Interested candidates for the position can learn more here and apply here.

Assistant Director of Public Service and Safety/Human Resources Director, City of Troy, Ohio

Date Posted: 11/1/2021
Job Location: Troy, Ohio
The City of Troy is a thriving community located in southwest Ohio approximately 19 miles north of Dayton. The Assistant Director of Public Service and Safety serves as the second in command of municipal operations and assists with general supervision of the various City departments. This position also has direct supervisory responsibility of the Fiscal manager, Management Information Systems/GIS manager, and Cemetery foreman. Supervisory assignments may vary based on incumbent experience and department needs. The Assistant Director of Public Service and Safety holds a second position title of Human Resources Director and oversees all HR-related services.

Interested candidates for the position can learn more here and apply here.

City Administrator, City of Milan, Michigan

Date Posted: 10/26/2021
Job Location: Milan, Michigan
The City of Milan, Michigan is seeking a local government leader with a proven record of accomplishment. Located on the U.S. Highway 23 corridor, 15 miles from Ann Arbor and 35 miles from Toledo, Ohio, Milan has a strong sense of place for those who value tree-lined streets, historic neighborhoods, excellent schools, community festivals and a commitment to families. Recently named one of the best places to raise a family in Michigan by Niche.com, its 6,043 residents enjoy more than 200 acres of public parks, a downtown listed on the National Register of Historic Places, safe streets, and a connected community moving forward.

Interested candidates for the position of City Administrator can learn more here and apply here.

CLOSED: Village Manager, Village of Woodlawn, Ohio

Date Posted: 9/1/2021
Job Location: Woodlawn, Ohio
The opportunity: The Village of Woodlawn, Ohio is recruiting for its next Village Manager. This mid-ring suburban community desires a local government professional who is highly motivated and detail-oriented to help this small community maintain and improve its daily operations and overall economic position. Woodlawn is looking for a forward-thinking, strategic leader who will focus on building and enhancing regional relationships and partnerships that will benefit the entire community. Candidates with an interest and passion for this unique career opportunity are encouraged to review the Woodlawn Village Charter and to learn more at https://www.beautifulwoodlawn.us.

Interested candidates for the position of Village Manager can learn more here and apply here.

Special Advisor, Public Works, Management Partners

Date Posted: 10/8/2021
Job Location: U.S.

Management Partners is seeking public works professionals, including retirees, to assist local municipalities with short-term assignments and projects. Ideal candidates will have served as a deputy or department director in a local government public works organization; thebility to plan, organize, schedule, coordinate and direct public works functions, including
streets, solid waste, water and sewer utilities and engineering; have a desire to perform project-related work and sharing their skills in serving communities on a part-time basis, as needed; and effectively work in a remote environment, with travel optional.

Interested candidates should apply using this link.

Special Advisor, Finance, Management Partners

Date Posted: 9/10/2021
Job Location: U.S.

Management Partners is seeking a seasoned municipal finance expert to assist our clients in the Pacific Northwest and nationwide on a part-time basis. Ideal candidates will have served as a Finance Director/Chief Financial Officer in a local government agency (city, county, or special district); possess significant knowledge of local government finance, accounting, budget, and financial operations; have a desire to perform project-related work and sharing their finance skills in serving communities on a part-time basis, as needed; and effectively work in a remote environment, with travel optional.

Interested candidates should apply using this link.

Management Analyst/Senior Management Analyst, Management Partners

Date Posted: 9/3/2021
Job Location: U.S.

Management Partners is seeking an analyst for the organization to provide analytical and administrative support to consultants working throughout the United States. Under general supervision, the management analyst conducts complex analytical research; designs and administers surveys and other data-gathering tools; collaborates with Project Managers and project team members in the analysis and preparation of recommendations and implementation plans for clients, including written reports and visual presentations; participates in project planning oversight; supports strategic planning efforts; coordinates workload with Project Managers and analyst team; and performs related duties as assigned.

Interested candidates should apply using this link.

 

Management Partners’ recent successful recruitments for local government jobs include:
Albuquerque, New Mexico Chief of Staff
Bedford County, Virginia 911 Director
Belmont, California Deputy Finance Director
Boynton Beach, Florida Finance Director
Brookville, Ohio City Manager
Clayton, Ohio City Manager
Contra Costa Transportation Authority, California Deputy Executive Director
Corpus Christi, Texas Assistant City Manager
Cupertino, California Interim Assistant City Manager
Emeryville, California Interim City Manager
First 5 Santa Clara County, California Chief of Finance and Administration
Forest Park, Ohio City Manager
Gilroy, California Interim Community Development Director
Half Moon Bay, California Interim City Manager
Hamilton, Ohio City Manager
Hayward Area Recreation District, California Finance Director and Human Resources Manager
Huntington Beach, California Interim Administrative Services Director
Independence, Missouri City Manager and Assistant City Manager
Laurie, Missouri City Clerk
Los Altos Hills, California Planning Director
Los Angeles, California Zoo Director and Deputy Planning Directors
Middletown, Ohio City Manager
Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District, California Multiple Recruitments
Milford, Ohio City Manager
Milpitas, California Interim City Manager
Minerva, Ohio Village Administrator
Montgomery, Ohio City Manager
North Coast County Water District, California General Manager
Novato, California Interim City Manager and Finance Director
Oakland, California Fire Marshal
Petersburg, Virginia Fire Chief
San Antonio, Texas Chief Housing Officer
Santa Cruz, California Interim Finance Director
Santa Fe, New Mexico City Manager
Silicon Valley Clean Energy, California Chief Financial Officer
Springdale, Ohio Multiple Recruitments
Transbay Joint Powers Authority, California Finance Director and Facilities Director
West Valley Water District, California Human Resources & Risk Manager
Westerville, Ohio Police Chief
Worthington, Ohio Police Chief

Management Partners is always interested in hearing from qualified individuals who are devoted to public service innovation. If you would like to contact us, you may email a résumé and cover letter to us. Thank you for your interest.

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