Town Manager

Town of Beaufort, NC
Published
September 2, 2021
Location
701 Front St, Beaufort, NC
Billing Address
1201 Little Lake Hill Dr, Raleigh, NC 27607
First Name
Ellis
Last Name
Hankins
Phone Number
9193498988
County
Carteret
Closing Date
10/12/2021

Description

Town of Beaufort (perm. pop. 4,600, seasonal 12,000) seeks well qualified candidates for Town Manager position. The vibrant, waterfront town was established in 1709 and incorporated in 1723. Beaufort has a colorful history, and has been listed as “America’s Coolest Small Town” and the “#1 Small Town in the South.” Situated on Beaufort Inlet near the Atlantic Ocean; county seat of Carteret County.

Town Manager is appointed by and works under the direction of the Mayor and five-member Board of Commissioners (council-manager form). General Fund budget $11.4 million, Utility Fund $4.6 million, plus capital funds; seven direct reports, 82 full-time employees. Sound finances, property tax rate $0.46, five-year financial plan.

Salary

Competitive salary DOQ, attractive benefits.

Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a major in public administration, business management, organizational development or related field and extensive local government management experience; graduate degree in public administration or related field preferred.

Miscellaneous

Send letter of interest and resume to: Ellis Hankins, [email protected] (email preferred), cell & text: 919-349-8988. Request recruitment brochure for more information. Review of applications begins Oct. 12, 2021. Competitive salary DOQ, attractive benefits. EOE, Town values diversity.