First review of candidates will occur on April 1, 2016.
Starting salary market competitive, DOE/Q, benefits and reasonable relocation expenses.
Pickens County is seeking for its new County Administrator a respected leader and manager who is well-versed in finance and budgeting, economic development and job creation and someone who will work effectively and hand-in-hand with the County Council, County staff and elected Constitutional Officers. The selected individual should be strong and consistent.
A Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in Public or Business Administration, Economics, Finance, or a related field is required. Candidates should have senior level management experience in Public or Business Administration in the public or private sectors. Substantial experience in managing an organization of similar scope and complexity to Pickens County is required. Brochure at www.mercergroupinc.com.
Residency within Pickens County of the new County Administrator within a reasonable time after appointment is required.
The County Administrator of Pickens County is the chief administrator of County government for the County Council, and is responsible for the administration of all departments of the County government under the County Councils' authority and control. He/she holds office at the will of the County Council and shall be entitled to such reasonable compensation for professional services as the County Council may determine.
Pickens County operates under a Council-Administrator form of government. The elected governing body of Pickens County consists of a six-member County Council which is very involved in strategic issues affecting the County. County Councilors are elected by district and serve four-year staggered terms. The next election will occur in June of 2016 and four of the six Councilors will be up for re-election. There is substantial long-term stability on the Council.
For additional information on Pickens County go to: www.co.pickens.sc.us
For additional information on this outstanding opportunity, please contact James L. Mercer, President/CEO, The Mercer Group, Inc. at 770-551-0403 (Jim Mercer), firstname.lastname@example.org
Cover letters, resumes, salary history to James Mercer, The Mercer Group, Inc., 5579B Chamblee Dunwoody Road, #511, Atlanta, GA 30338. Voice: 770-551-0403, Fax: 770-399-9749. E-Mail: email@example.com, Website: www.mercergroupinc.com