City of National City, California
The City of National City is a full-service, general law city serving a vibrant, socio-economically diverse community. The city of 61,000 is San Diego County’s second oldest city and is truly “in the center of it all.” The City is seeking an experienced manager and forward-thinking visionary to serve as its City Manager. A candidate who possesses appreciation for and understanding of diversity within a City organization and community will be valued. The selected individual will show strength of character, analytic and strategic thinking. The typical candidate will possess a Bachelor’s degree in public administration from an accredited college or university, along with extensively responsible administrative experience in the planning, coordination, and financing of varied municipal activities; a Master’s degree is highly desirable. Experience as a City Manager or Assistant City Manager having worked with elected officials is highly desired. Any combination of education, training, and experience that could likely provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities will be qualifying. The annual salary for the City Manager is open and competitive, depending upon qualifications.