Assistant City Manager - City of Brentwood, California

The City of Brentwood is situated in the center of an emerging mega-region that is one of the fastest growing economies in the United States. The well-planned growth of Brentwood took the population of 3,500 to nearly 63,000 residents today, with an anticipated build-out population of close to 80,000. Brentwood offers a high quality of life with competitively priced housing in beautiful, safe, family-friendly neighborhoods; excellent public schools; and small-town charm with big-city amenities. This is an opportunity to join one of the most collaborative, dynamic, and professional leadership teams in the state. Brentwood is financially stable with a total budget of $324.4M, CIP budget of $60.1M, and 308 FTEs providing a full range of services. Focusing on economic development to increase jobs in the region, a Council-approved Strategic Action Plan is ready for action, and the selected Assistant City Manager will be primarily responsible for leading and implementing this plan.

Proven management and leadership experience and a thorough understanding of economic development, zoning and land use, commercial real estate, and municipal finance and budgeting is strongly desired. Candidates with leadership experience as a Deputy/Assistant City Manager or City Manager in a smaller community are strongly encouraged to apply. A Bachelor’s degree with major course work in public administration, business administration, or a related field is required; a Master’s degree is highly desirable. The annual salary range is $174,516 to $212,125; appointment DOQE.

Filing deadline is January 9, 2019.
Resumes are acknowledged within 2 business days.