Assistant City Manager

City of Alameda, CA

Job Details

  • Job Function: Deputy Chief Administrative Officer; Chief Administrator (City/County Manager)
  • Credential: No preference
  • Salary: $190,729 - $231,833.
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 75,812
  • Where: 2263 Santa Clara Avenue Alameda
  • Form of Government: Council-Manager

Post Date: Apr 18 2019

Deadline: May 19 2019 Interviews tentatively scheduled for June 6 or June 7.



The Assistant City Manager is a vital member of the executive management team, and has a very high level of visibility and interaction with officials, department heads, community groups, business leaders, and residents. The Assistant City Manager will work closely with the City Manager to provide leadership and creative approaches to the City’s short and long-term goals, and to address a wide variety of complex daily operational challenges.


The City provides a broad range of services including police and fire protection; construction and maintenance of streets, parks, storm drains and other infrastructure; recreational and cultural activities, including a golf complex comprised of two 18-hole championship golf courses and one nine-hole executive course; and general government and administrative support services. Additionally, the City provides power to residents through its electric utility, Alameda Municipal Power (AMP).


The Assistant City Manager will have broad and extensive management experience in, and exposure to, a wide variety of municipal government operations and functions. Experience working with budget, finance, and human resources, and overseeing operational matters is highly desirable.

An advanced degree such as a master’s in public administration or related field is preferred. A bachelor’s degree is required.

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