The Kodiak Island Borough seeks a Borough Manager.
The Manager serves as the CAO and reports to the seven-member Assembly. The Manager enforces Borough laws and ordinances, administers policies of the Assembly, manages budget and capital improvements program. A bachelor’s degree in business administration, public administration or a closely related field from an accredited college or university and five (5) years of experience as a municipal administrator is preferred. Experience as a municipal administrator in Alaska is preferred. A combination of education, training, and experience may be substituted for the required education when the applicant possesses a demonstrated ability. A strong financial background and experience with grants and legislative matters is preferred. Applicant must possess strong organizational and planning skills. Knowledge and experience working within a diverse multicultural community is a plus.
Incorporated in 1963, Kodiak is the second largest island in the United States and is home to the nation's largest Coast Guard Base. Situated in the northern Gulf of Alaska, the picturesque island enjoys a maritime weather influence. Commercial fishing, seafood processing, recreational hunting, fishing, tourism, and government largely make up the economy of Kodiak. ~$43M budget; 40 FT employees.
For a complete job description, visit the Human Resources page on the Kodiak Island Borough website www.kodiakak.us or contact Meagan Christiansen at (907) 486-9303. To apply, please submit a letter of interest and resume via email to email@example.com or via postal mail to:
Kodiak Island Borough
710 Mill Bay Road
Kodiak AK 99615
This position is open until filled with first application review deadline of October 22, 2021. EOE.