Job Details

City Manager
City of Sand Springs, OK
Job Description

City of Sand Springs, Oklahoma (pop 20,000) is accepting applications for position of City Manager. Approx. 200 F/T employees, 2 bargaining units, and a $26.5M budget. Seeking applicants with proven record of success in municipal administration. Ideal candidate will have college degree, preferably Master’s, in Public Administration, Business Administration, or related discipline, and minimum 7-10 years progressive management experience in municipal government. Previous experience in re-development of urban or blighted areas, or economic development initiatives a plus. Position reports directly to the City Council, and is accountable for the effective management of all City departments. Candidates must have demonstrated effective leadership skills, high ethical standards, strong written and verbal communication skills, and be able to relate to diverse constituencies.

Job Details
Job Function:
Chief Administrator (City, County, Town Manager)
Position Type:
No preference
City of Sand Springs
PO Box 338
Sand Springs, OK 74063-0338
United States
Population: 20,000
Form of Government: Council-Manager

Related Content

Career Resource Guides

Resources on understanding the looming talent crisis, hiring a manager, assisting first-time managers, building an internship program, planning for succession, and more.

Breaking into Local Government

A complimentary guidebook for career-changers looking to break into local government management.

ICMA Job Hunting Handbook for Local Government Professionals

Job hunting can be time-consuming and anxiety-producing!

Preparing for an Interview

Following are some recommendations as you prepare for your interview.