With an exceptional combination of climate, location, and charm, Santa Paula is rich in both history and culture. The community is conveniently located in southern California along the 126 Freeway, less than an hour from Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, and Santa Clarita. With a population of nearly 30,000, Santa Paula is a thriving mix of tourism, agriculture, and Main Street business.
The ideal candidate will provide assistance and support to the City Manager, including analyzing and implementing policies and procedures; as well as oversee intergovernmental relations in the areas of service delivery and legislative issues. The Assistant City Manager will manage and coordinate the activities and operations of the Economic Development program with the City Manager’s Office, including developing programs and activities to attract and retain businesses for the City; and provide highly responsible and complex administrative support to the City Manager, City Council, and Department Heads.
Successful candidates will have five years of increasingly responsible administrative and analytical experience within a local government environment, as well as possess a Master’s or Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in public administration, business administration, or a related field.
To apply and for more information, visit www.spcity.org.
The deadline to apply is Friday, September 8, 2017.