The City of Simi Valley is seeking a City Manager. This position is appointed by and reporting to the City Council, implements the Council’s priorities and provides sound and effective management of the City. The City Manager will provide supportive leadership to the City Council and employees to create an atmosphere that encourages community involvement and ensures a safe and healthy living environment for all in the City of Simi Valley.
The ideal candidate should possess strong City Management or Executive-level experience and communication skills. The City Manager is a strategic thinker able to combine the goals of the community and City Council with their own vision and innovation to create the best outcome for the City. The ideal candidate will be apolitical, with strong financial acumen and a focus on economic development and innovation. The ability to negotiate complex deals and manage projects and a commitment to the City's long-term vision is highly valued.