The City of Newberg, Oregon is looking for a new City Manager. The City Manager serves at the pleasure of the Council and is accountable for achieving policies, goals, and objectives established by the City Council. The Manager is the full time administrative head of the City government and is responsible for the effective and efficient administration of the City, assuming full management responsibility, leadership, and accountability for City operations, including direct or indirect supervision of all employees.
The new City Manager maintains an understanding of the issues affecting Newberg and leverages that knowledge to drive decisions. The successful candidate is a strategic thinker who easily sees the big picture and long-term vision for the City. The ideal candidate brings a proven ability to move projects and initiatives forward and will successfully guide the City through this exciting time of growth and transformation.
An effective leader, the City Manager models behaviors expected throughout the organization, including collaboration, a commitment to high quality work, sound customer service and the value of public service. The City Manager has a strong history of developing effective relationships with elected officials and effortlessly partners with the Mayor and City Council to provide sound advice and guidance. In addition, the successful candidate recognizes the importance of relationships and partnerships at all levels and has a history of engaging in effective, meaningful communication with business and community leaders and key stakeholders.
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