City Manager

Organization: City of Corpus Christi, Texas
Salary: This position offers a competitive compensation package
Close Date: December 13, 2010

Job Description:

As a Gulf Coast community of 285,000 residents, Corpus Christi is the 30th largest council-manager city in the country. Corpus Christi boasts the 6th largest international seaport in the U.S. and is a center for petrochemical manufacturing, large-scale fabrication, marine research, maritime shipping, and tourism. The community is home to the 10,000-student campus of Texas A&M University Corpus Christi and Del Mar College.

Corpus Christi is a full-service-plus city providing a commercial airport, marina, gas utility, 10,000-seat arena and convention center, minor league baseball stadium, 2 golf courses, and several museums and other cultural attractions in addition to traditional City services. The City of Corpus Christi has operated under the council-manager form of government since 1945. The City Council consists of a Mayor and 8 Council Members elected to 2-year terms. The Mayor and 3 of the Council Members are elected at-large, and the other 5 Council Members are elected by districts. The City has an annual budget of $672 million, 3,000 FTE’s, and an AA general obligation bond rating.

The minimum job requirements are: 1) Bachelor's degree in public administration, political science or a related discipline with an MPA, MBA, or related degree preferred; and 2) at least 10 years of progressively responsible executive-level local government management experience. For additional information about Corpus Christi, please visit

In order to be considered for this position which offers a competitive compensation package, please send your resume and cover letter with current salary by December 13, 2010 to For additional information about this job, please contact:

Mr. Robert Slavin
Slavin Management Consultants
3040 Holcomb Bridge Road, Suite A-1
Norcross, Georgia 30071
770-449-4656 (phone)
770-416-0848 (fax)

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