City Manager Position Announcement
Posted on Monday September 29, 2014

Junction City, Kansas (25,000)

City Manager 

Junction City, located in second fastest-growing U.S. micropolitan region, seeks City Manager to contribute to economic growth, consistent with its values of self-sufficiency and community diversity.   Prospective candidates will find exceptional public schools and quality of life; thriving economy with an unemployment rate below national average; nearby U.S. Army installation of Fort Riley and Kansas State University; and many destination parks, including Milford Lake, the largest man-made lake in Kansas. 


Council/Manager government since 1946; seven managers in past 30 years. Position has responsibilities for hiring/termination of 190 employees, $48 million budget, management of all services, purchasing, policy research and recommendations.   Base salary of last City Manager was $110,000.  Letter with resume, salary history in single e-file, in confidence to recruitment advisor: [email protected].  Preference to resumes received before October 13.  Finalists subject to disclosure.  Qualifications in recruitment profile.