City Manager

City of Raeford
October 6, 2022
30 CJ Walker Road, Pembroke, NC
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30 CJ Walker Road
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Closing Date
October 28, 2022


The City Manager will be responsible for professional management of the City with 58 full-time and part-time employees, general fund budget of approximately $5.5 million, and water and sewer fund budget of approximately $2.9 million. The City Manager must be actively engaged with the community and its businesses.  Candidates must have the ability to relate well to the community and have the ability to partner with an engaged council to carry out the strategic priorities of the City.



The hiring range is $101,000 to $140,000, depending upon qualifications and experience, with a full benefits package.


The position requires a combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation with a bachelor’s degree or masters’ degree (preferred) in public administration, business management, civil engineering, or a related field and considerable municipal management experience.

Special Requirements

The City Manager is required to live within the City of Raeford within twelve (12) months of hire.


Please submit a cover letter, resume, & references to Lumber River Council of Governments Executive Director David Richardson, 30 CJ Walker Road, Pembroke, NC 28372. Electronic submission of applications via email at [email protected] is welcomed. Applications must be received by 12:00 pm on Friday, October 28, 2022. The City of Raeford is an Equal Opportunity Employer.