Job Details

City Manager
City of Reno, NV
Job Description

City of Reno, Nevada

City Manager
Annual salary range: Negotiable
The City offers a comprehensive benefits package.
Application deadline: Monday, July 20, 2020

The City of Reno seeks a City Manager who is an independent leader with well-defined leadership qualities that people respect and trust. The duties of the City Manager are to plan, direct, manage, and oversee the activities and operations of the City of Reno. Candidates should be prepared to represent the City to all departments and outside agencies and organizations and to provide highly responsible and complex administrative support to the City Council.

The City has a growing population of over 250,000 and is the center of commerce and culture in Northern Nevada. It is the gateway to Lake Tahoe, entertainment, and outdoor recreation with a temperate climate year-round characterized by sunshine more than 80% of the year. Reno is a full-service city with a total budget of just over $500 million and approximately 1,271 full-time equivalent employees.

Any combination of experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:

Seven years of increasingly responsible experience in government, including five years of administrative and supervisory responsibility.

Equivalent to a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in public administration, business administration or a related field. A Master’s degree is highly desirable and an ICMA-CM certification is preferred.

To be considered for this challenging and rewarding career opportunity, please submit a detailed resume (reflecting years and months of all positions held, as well as the sizes of staff and budgets that you manage in your current role), cover letter, and list of six work-related references (who will only be contacted with candidate consent at the end of the process) by applying on our website:

For more information contact:

Josh Jones
CPS HR Consulting

To view an online brochure for this position visit:
City of Reno website:

The City of Reno is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Details
Job Function:
Chief Administrator (City, County, Town Manager)
Position Type:
Full Time
No preference
City of Reno
PO Box 1900
Reno, NV 89505-1900
United States
Population: 227,511
Form of Government: Council-Manager

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