Fredericktown, Missouri: Employment
City Administrator – FREDERICKTOWN, MO (Pop 4000)
The City of Fredericktown is seeking a qualified individual for the position of City Administrator. The position will be responsible for the day to day management/oversight of all city operations to include: administration, police, electric, water, sewer and public works. The position prepares the annual budget and advises the Mayor and Board of Aldermen on matters of public policy, employee relations, and general operations of the city. It is imperative that the applicant have a work history that reflects their ability to work well with citizens, advisory boards, county commissions, and a history of understanding the role of serving as the advisor to an elected body. The City’s operating budget is in excess of $5 million and recent audits indicate a sound financial picture. There are 52 FT and 10 PT employees. There are several capital improvement projects that will be scheduled in the next fiscal year, most notable, the construction of a sports complex. While a bachelor’s degree in management, business, finance, or related field is desired, any combination of experience and success in the public/private sector that validates the aforementioned qualities will be considered. Previous city management/department head experience is a plus. The city will provide a competitive salary, insurance, and LAGERS retirement based on qualifications. Currently residency is required within 90 days of appointment; however, the Mayor and Board have indicated a willingness to discuss this requirement with the successful applicant. EMAIL A COVER LETTER TO INCLUDE RECENT SALARY HISTORY, 3 PROFESSIONAL REFERENCES AND A CURRENT RESUME TO Cityclerk@fredericktownmo.org by Wednesday, December 27, 2017.