The City of Piedmont (the City) is a unique and beautiful community which simultaneously clings to rich tradition while embracing everything that is new and exciting. This community of approximately 11,000 residents is located in the beautiful Oakland Hills, overlooking the San Francisco Bay. Ambitious efforts are underway to usher in Piedmont’s vision for the future with a host of thoughtfully designed capital improvement projects and outstanding community events. The new City Administrator will join a thriving, well-established local municipality pursuing an exciting new chapter.
The City is looking for a creative, innovative, optimistic, and forward-thinking City Administrator who will embrace the unique history and qualities of the Piedmont community, while also driving a new vision forward into the future. The ideal candidate brings proven, hands-on leadership experience that is energetic, compassionate, and confident in a local government setting. Communicating regularly with the City Council, the City Administrator will provide timely project updates, as well as information on current and future issues and challenges. The new City Administrator will be comfortable interacting and engaging with the public, attending community events and meeting with residents directly. The City Administrator will be solution oriented and will possess excellent diplomacy and political acumen. Respecting the professional leadership team for its abilities, the City Administrator will be a collaborative and inclusive leader who understands diversity, equity, and inclusion and who asks the right questions, setting a high standard and challenging the team to innovate.
The salary for the City Administrator is competitive and dependent upon experience and qualifications. The City also offers an outstanding benefits package.