The City of Sonoma is a beautiful, environmentally friendly, and safe place, widely recognized as one of the most desirable cities in Northern California to live, visit, and do business. The City is currently seeking a City Manager. The ideal candidate is a seasoned, experienced administrator and proven manager with the ability to communicate directly and openly with transparency, consistency, and equity. Candidates must possess a minimum of eight (8) years of increasingly responsible experience in a local public agency in an administrative and managerial capacity involving the development and administration of organization-wide policies and procedures and the supervision of management-level employees. A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in business administration, public administration, or a related field is required; a Master’s degree is highly desirable. The annual salary range for the City Manager position is competitive and negotiable; salary appointment will be made depending upon qualifications and experience of the selected candidate.