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Posted: Sunday, October 29, 2017 12:12 AM


Town Manager
Luray, VA (22835)

Town Manager

The Town of Luray VA (population 4900) is recruiting a skilled and dynamic leader to serve as its next Town Manager. Salary $85,000 - $105,000 DOQ with excellent benefi ts. 3-5 years of experience as a CAO, Assistant or responsible Senior Staff position combined with education equivalent to a Public Administration or related field is desired. Situated in the Northern Shenandoah Valley, 90 minutes from the DC Metro Area, Luray is a popular get-away destination; tourism is an important economic driver. In 2017, Luray was named the most charming small town in Virginia and its Main Street was listed as one of the best small town main streets to visit in America. The ideal candidate is a strategic thinker with a strong customer service focus and a commitment to the community. Strong communication skills and the ability to collaborate with citizens, the business community, town staff and elected officials are critical. The chosen candidate will optimize Luray's economic development, grant, and downtown revitalization opportunities to guide it to sustainable and responsible growth. Specific duties include administration of all municipal operations, development and management of an annual budget of $11 million, 43 FTE and 24 PTE, including a team of strong and experienced department heads. The position is appointed by, and serves at the pleasure of, the Mayor and a six-member Council-each elected to four-year terms, with staggered Council elections every two years. Residency is preferred within one year of appointment. Required electronic submittal of a cover letter, resume, references and salary history should be forwarded to by Oct. 31 2017. EOE

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