The City of Lincoln (estimated population 47,200) is located in Placer County at the edge of Northern California’s foothills, 27 miles northeast of California’s State Capital of Sacramento. One of the fastest growing cities in the country from 2000 to 2007, the City has managed to maintain the small-town charm that has made it such a desired location to live, work, and play. The City is currently seeking a strong leader and experienced manager to provide effective leadership while coordinating the activities of a municipal organization. The City will benefit from a candidate with well-rounded experience that includes a successful history and background in community engagement, economic development, and experience dealing with municipal finance. Any combination of education and experience that has provided the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary for a City Manager, is qualifying. A typical way of obtaining the required qualifications is to possess the equivalent of five (5) years of increasingly responsible experience in municipal administration, including at least three (3) years of high level administrative responsibility, and a Bachelor’s degree in Public or Business Administration, Political Science, or a related field. A Master’s degree in Public or Business Administration and experience working in California cities is highly desirable. The annual salary range for the City Manager is $167,152-$224,000; placement within this range is dependent upon qualifications.