Assistant City Manager

City of Newport News, VA

Job Details

  • Job Function: Assistant/Deputy Department Director
  • Salary: DOQ/DOE
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 180,719
  • Where: 2400 Washington Avenue, Newport News, VA 23607
  • Form of Government: Council-Manager

Post Date: May 3 2019

Deadline: May 23 2019



The City of Newport News is recruiting for an Assistant City Manager who is an innovative and strategic thinker with proven leadership skills that demonstrates both the knowledge and extensive experience in garnering collaboration, consensus, and coordination across multiple disciplines.

The Assistant City Manager will work closely with the City Manager to provide leadership and strategic direction to operational departments, provide support to City Council, and oversight of the management of nearly 4,000 employees. Comprehensive knowledge of modern municipal government operations and functions, strategic planning, and organizational leadership principles are preferred. This position serves at the will of the City Manager.

We welcome your interest in learning more about this opportunity and our community, including specific position requirements. To apply visit before May 23, 2019.

The City of Newport News is an Equal Opportunity/ADA Employer.