Deputy City Manager

City of Austin, TX

Job Details

  • Job Function: Deputy Chief Administrative Officer
  • Credential: No preference
  • Salary: Negotiable depending on qualifications
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 867,000
  • Where: Austin, TX
  • Form of Government: Council-Manager

Post Date: May 1 2019

Deadline: May 28 2019


Named the best place to live in America, Austin also offers one of the best city management career opportunities in the nation. The City of Austin is a progressive, full-service municipal organization operating under the Council-Manager form of government. The Deputy City Manager will serve as a second to the City Manager, and oversee the internal service functions of the city, as well as the strategic outcomes liked to those areas of responsibility. The overall responsibility includes $778.0 million in budget and 5,219.75 FTEs. Minimum qualifications required for the Deputy City Manager are a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Public Administration, Business Administration, or a related field; and at least five years of experience in managing and directing a complex organization, including two years of experience in an executive capacity. Salary is negotiable depending on qualifications. Interested candidates should apply by May 28, 2019 by submitting a compelling cover letter and comprehensive resume to Due to the public nature of searches in Texas, confidential inquiries are welcomed to Mr. Greg Nelson at (916) 630-4900. Detailed brochure available at

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