The City of Newport Vermont (pop. 4500) is seeking enthusiastic, experienced candidates to serve as its next City Manager. Founded in 1793, rich in history and located along the shores of beautiful 27-mile-long Lake Memphremagog, an international border, Newport is surrounded by natural beauty and four-season recreational opportunities. With a thriving downtown waterfront, the City of Newport truly offers something for everyone. Operating under a Manager/Council form of government, the Council is comprised of a Mayor and four Councilors. The City’s FY 24 operating budget is $6.4 million with an additional $2.8 million for Water and Sewer. There are 48 authorized full-time positions.
The ideal candidate will be a strong communicator with a collaborative management style, have a college degree in public administration/related field and experience in municipal management. An equivalent combination of relatable experience and education will be considered. Salary range to $105,000 with a generous benefit package; starting salary commensurate with qualifications. The City of Newport is an equal opportunity employer.
For further information potential candidates are directed to the Municipal Resources, Inc. website at www.mrigov.com/career or to contact Municipal Resources, Inc. at 603-279-0352 ext. 330.
To apply submit a resume and cover letter, in confidence, as a PDF attachment to email@example.com by Monday, June 26th, 2023, at 10 AM EDT.