Located in the heart of the northern California megaregion, Livermore is a thriving city with a collaborative and community-centered spirit. There are fountains where children play, superb libraries, tech maker spaces, farmers’ markets, a dynamic performing arts community, and even an annual rodeo. As Livermore develops its vision for the coming decades, the ideal City Manager will be someone who can transition from past to future while purposefully nurturing the City’s communal spirit. The ideal candidate will be intellectually curious and creative. They will be able to imagine and implement the City’s long-range vision in a collegial and professional way, working collaboratively with Council, community members, regional partners, and staff. They will be personable and professional, able to develop and earn the respect of colleagues, community, and Council. The ideal candidate will hold a Master`s degree in public or business administration or related field, with a robust financial background. They will have experience as City Manager, Assistant City Manager, or Department Director, along with many years of increasingly responsible management experience in a local public or private agency. The City Manager’s salary will depend on experience and qualifications. The City also offers a highly competitive compensation and benefits package.