Riviera Beach, FL (pop. 35,000) The City of Riviera Beach Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) is seeking a collaborative, innovative, transparent, and results oriented professional with a record of achievement in urban development, planning and housing policy to serve as its next Executive Director. The Riviera Beach CRA comprises 858 acres of the City of Riviera Beach which is home to a small but thriving marine industry, the Port of Palm Beach and a wide variety of small businesses. Riviera Beach is known for its beautiful beaches and an average year-round temperature of 75 degrees, making it a highly desirable place to live, work and play.
The CRA was established in 1984 to encourage economic development and redevelopment, particularly in underdeveloped parts of Riviera Beach. The Executive Director reports to a five member Community Redevelopment Commission which are also the elected City Council members for the City of Riviera Beach. The Executive Director leads a staff of 15 full time employees, 4.5 FTE part time employees (ambassadors) and administers a $14 million annual budget.
Starting salary range: $150,000 +/- DOQ. Residency in the City of Riviera Beach is required within 6 months of employment. Candidates should apply electronically no later than August 28, 2020 with resume, cover letter and contact information for 5 work related references to www.GovHRjobs.com to the attention of Heidi Voorhees and James Dinneen, GovHR USA, 630 Dundee Road #130 Northbrook, IL 60062 Tel: 847-380-3240.