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The Town of Princeville (pop. 2080 is seeking applicants for the position of Town Manager.

The position serves as the chief executive officer of the town and performs highly responsible, administrative, executive and supervisory functions while directing and coordinating municipal activities for the town. The position requires working closely with the town council, staff, federal, state, other local officials and citizens in a collaborative and helpful way. Manager must be knowledgeable of applicable laws, ordinances, and regulations, the ability to facilitate meetings, communicate ideas, and manage complex projects.

Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in Public or Business Administration, or related field, and five (5) or more years of progressively responsible experience in managing a municipal government as a town manager, assistant town manager, or senior executive; or a Master’s Degree in a related field and three (3) or more years of related experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Princeville is a unique community. As the oldest incorporated municipality founded by African Americans, the community expects that the successful applicant for Town Manager will be an active participant in the day to day life of the community.

Salary is dependent upon qualifications. Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and references to the Town of Princeville Manager Search, P.O. Box 1527, Princeville, NC 27886. Candidate submittals will be accepted until February 19, 2018.

The Town of Princeville is an Equal Opportunity Employer.