Borough Manager

Borough of Yardley, PA

Job Details

  • Job Function: Chief Administrator (City/County Manager)
  • Credential: No preference
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 2,700
  • Where: 56 S Main St, Yardley PA 19067
  • Form of Government: Mayor-Council
HOW TO APPLY

Post Date: Jun 28 2018

Please send cover letter, resume and salary expectation to work@yardleyboro.com.

Summary

BOROUGH MANAGER

Yardley Borough, a 1-square mile riverside community in eastern Bucks County with a population of 2,700 and general fund budget of $1.7 million, is seeking a borough manager to direct operations. The position reports to the seven-member council elected at large. Key duties include management of borough employees, multiple part-time contractors and public services; communicating with residents, media and agencies; preparing budgets and capital plans; and overseeing the execution of projects and contracts.

Requirements:

• Experience in municipal management and accounting, including mastery of QuickBooks, tax and payroll accounts.
• Bachelor’s degree in public administration, business administration or business management; OR equivalent work experience.
• Strong communication, conflict resolution and project management skills
• Thorough knowledge of software including Microsoft Office, preferably with some experience in website maintenance
• Familiarity with flood mitigation and emergency management is preferred
• Experience in grant writing is preferred
• Ability to establish productive relationships with local, county, state and federal officials

EOE. Both part-time and full-time may apply.

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