Job Posting: Assistant to the City Manager/City Recorder, Phoenix, Oregon

Job Posting: Assistant to the City Manager/City Recorder, Phoenix, Oregon

The City of Phoenix, located in the heart of the beautiful Rogue Valley in Southern Oregon, is seeking a friendly, positive individual with excellent communication skills to provide high-level planning, management and support for the activities of the City Manager and City Council and develop/implement public information and community outreach programs to support the vision and goals of city government.  The full job description is online here.

This position will also serve as clerk of the Council, managing city elections, ensuring compliance with city policies and state retention laws, managing the flow of information in and out of the City Manager’s office, performing a wide variety of complex, professional work in all aspects of assisting the City Manager.

The candidate will possess a Bachelor’s degree in business, public administration or communications.  Two years’ experience in a professional administrative position, preferably in local government.  Experience in public relations, marketing or journalism desirable.  Municipal clerk experience preferred.  Any combination of education, training and experience that meets the demonstrated needs of the position may be substituted. Salary range is $50,000 – $60,000 annually, DOQ.

For first consideration, apply by June 15, 2017 by sending your resume and cover letter to dave.kanner@phoenixoregon.gov or fax to 541.535.5769.