City of Aztec, NM is seeking a City Manager. The City Manager is responsible for the administration of the business of the City and enforcement of the City Code and laws of the State of New Mexico. The City Manager will make recommendations to the City Commission concerning the business of the City and will recommend an annual budget to the City Commission. The City Manager will also prepare policy analyses, alternatives, and reports to keep the City Commission informed of the operations of the City. The City Manager must display a proactive commitment to equal opportunity and diversity and be an advocate for quality in the workplace and excellence in customer relations. The City Manager shall subscribe to the Code of Ethics of the International City/County Management Association.
The Aztec City Commission is seeking a seasoned leader and manager with experience building an effective management team and managing the growth of a city facing many challenges and opportunities. The individual should also be experienced in working with different organizations with varying staff sizes and overall operating budgets similar to or larger than the City of Aztec. The successful candidate should be a personable and approachable professional, an excellent communicator both verbally and in writing, and someone who is an outstanding financial and budgeting manager. In addition, the individual should be fair, open, levelheaded, responsive, and team oriented. This individual should be a visionary thinker, an innovator, and possess highly developed leadership skills that leads to enjoying active involvement in the community.