Job Posting: Graduate Management Analyst

Job Posting: Graduate Management Analyst

City of Novi, Michigan

Graduate Management Analyst


The City of Novi (population est. 59,000, located in desirable Oakland County, SE Michigan) seeks an enthusiastic Graduate Management Analyst to provide energetic, fresh, and innovative administrative support to the City Manager’s office and staff on a wide variety of projects, services, initiatives and perform related work as required.

The successful candidate will be expected to work up to 30 hours per week for a minimum six (6) month commitment with the possibility of extending the assignment for a total of 12 months.  

Responsibilities include: perform in an intern capacity learning high-level city management functions and responsibilities of senior management while contributing original background briefings and analysis; participate in internal/external meetings; assist in identifying solution to division, department and organization wide issues; assist in preparation of presentations executed by City Management Team; assist in the implementation and management of data collection for ICMA Insights and Michigan Local Government Benchmarking Consortium (MLGBC); oversee City’s Citizen Relationship Management system and respond to service requests in a timely manner, maintain appropriate records and files; examination and execution of shared services and intergovernmental cooperation; interact with the public, City staff and elected officials in person, digitally and/or via telephone; perform specific research/investigation into operational issues, as requested; represents the City Manager’s Office, providing support to that office and other operating departments.  

Generate correspondence and reports as requested utilizing knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.  investigate/research information regarding special projects likely to include work with multi-year budget, benefit/cost analysis, shared services, and legislative issues. Act as a representative of the City of Novi City Manager’s Office at public events.

 Qualifications include: Bachelor Degree in public administration, political science or related field and current enrollment in a Graduate program is required. Salary: $16.00 – $18.50/hr.  

Health care, pension benefits, and any other benefits afforded to permanent employees are excluded from this position.

 Submit completed City application, cover letter and resume at www.cityofnovi.org and forward to HumanResources@cityofnovi.org or 45175 Ten Mile, 48375, 248-347-0452. Fax 248-735-5698. Deadline to apply is November 6, 2017. EOE