City Manager


Job Details

  • Job Function: Chief Administrator (City, County, Town Manager)
  • Credential: No preference
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 20,000
  • Website:
  • Form of Government: Council-Manager


The City of Lynn Haven, Florida, seeks a City Manager. The City of Lynn Haven is located in the Florida “Panhandle” and is approximately 11.8 square miles with a population of 20,000+. Lynn Haven is an ever-growing community rich with history, charm, and southern values.

City Manager salary commensurate with training and experience, plus generous benefits. A five-member commission (Mayor and four commissioners) elected for four-year staggered terms. The City has an $37M total budget and 164 employees. A bachelor’s degree in public/business/administration/finance/economic related field and a minimum three years’ experience in local government management or other equivalent experience is required; a master’s degree in public administration or business administration is preferred. Ideal candidate should have experience in dealing with a variety of economic development issues, financial management, community re-development and considerable skills in leadership, inclusive of the ability to motivate and foster a team-oriented atmosphere. Must be self-motivated, enthusiastic and have an ability to build trust. Also needs to be a visionary for short and long-range planning and interface well with personnel and the community. Work in a first-class employment environment that takes pride in enhancing quality of life for citizens and employees. Please provide your resume, with a cover letter which sets forth an applicant’s qualifications for the position. You can find the City Manager job description and qualifications on City of Lynn Haven’s Website Electronic correspondence, resumes, applications and proposals will only be accepted through You may also mail all documents to: City of Lynn Haven, Attn: Adam Albritton, City Manager Position, 817 Ohio Avenue, Lynn Haven, FL 32444.
Deadline to receive all resumes, applications, proposals is June 28, 2019. Salary commensurates with qualifications. Employment agreement packet upon hire.
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