City Manager

City of Cameron, MO

Job Details

  • Job Function: Chief Administrator (City/County Manager)
  • Credential: Preferred
  • Salary: $110,000 - $140,000. DOQE
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 9,933
  • Where: 205 North Main Street, Cameron, Missouri 64429
  • Form of Government: Council-Manager

Post Date: Oct 26 2018

Deadline: Nov 30 2018


Ideally located at the I-35 and U.S. 36 interchange, the City of Cameron sits at the crossroads of the nation, in northwestern Missouri. The City is home to almost 10,000 residents who enjoy safe neighborhoods, a thriving local economy, and convenient access to excellent amenities. Cameron is a third class city operating under the Council-Manager form of government. The City Council is composed of five members, and the Mayor is selected by the five Council Members each year. The Council appoints the City Manager to run the day-to-day operations of the City, prepare the budget, and manage personnel.

The City of Cameron seeks a creative and visionary leader to be its next City Manager. The ideal candidate will be a results-driven strategic thinker with a strong customer service focus and commitment to the community. It will be important for the next City Manager to maintain an environment of credibility, integrity, and trust and to foster positive and productive relationships with the City Council, staff, and the community. The selected individual should be comfortable with the public nature of their position in a small town environment.

The selected candidate must hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in public administration, business administration, or a related discipline and possess a minimum of five years of experience as a city manager/administrator or as an assistant city manager/administrator in a city of comparable or larger size. A master's degree and ICMA credentialing are preferred qualifications. An equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the required knowledge and skills may also be considered. The salary range for this position is $110,000 to $140,000, depending on qualifications and experience.

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For more information on this position contact:
Kirk Davis, Senior Vice President
Strategic Government Resources