Warren County
Position Description: County Manager
Pay Grade: 37  Salary: $71,715 to $114,745
Position Type: Full Time
Close Date: Until Filled
Type of Application Required: County
Job Duties

Warren County seeks an experienced professional to serve as County Manager.  This position is appointed by a five member Board of Commissioners serving a population of 21,000.  The responsibilities of the manager are defined in GS 153A-82, but are generally the overall administration of county government to include the creation and implementation of the county budget, supervision of county departments, and the administration of policies adopted by the Board.  The manager must have strong organizational skills, excellent communication skills, consensus-building skills, and knowledge of state law governing county administration.

Reports To

Warren County Board of Commissioners

Education and Experience

A Bachelor's degree with emphasis in Public or Business Administration, Economics, Finance, or related field; a Master's degree in a similar field is preferred.  Minimum of three years' experience as a County Manager, Assistant County Manager, department head, or comparable experience at other government levels is required; or have at least five years of upper level management experience in Public, Military, or Business Administration. 

Special Requirements

Warren  County applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Interested candidates should submit a Warren County application, cover letter, and a detailed resume with references to the Warren County Manager's Office, P.O. Box 619, Warrenton, NC 27589.  Applications are available at http://www.warrencountync.com/onLineForms.aspx.

Warren County is a drug free workplace.  Positions designated (*) as Safety Sensitive require pre-employment drug testing.  In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, Warren County will employ only those individuals who are U.S. citizens or legal aliens authorized to maintain employment in the United States.

Warren County is an Equal Opportunity Employer               TDD 1-800-735-2962        E-Verify Employment Eligibility Verification

The duties listed above are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position.

The job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change.