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Job Description:

A city manager has to represent the municipality in all its settings and maintain the city budget. He or she is responsible for all the administrative processes and tasks, which are the key factors that allow the city to function. The city council will create many policies and it is the responsibility of the city manager to implement and oversee these policies. A city manager is also responsible to prepare the city's budget and present the same before the city council.

A city manager is also expected to interface with the community in developing new programs. The work load of a city manager depends upon whether he or she is representing a major municipality or a smaller municipality. The city manager working in a larger municipality will have some staff to assist him/her, whereas the smaller municipal city manager has to do a variety of tasks. However, the city managers are responsible for budget management, department supervision and have to look after internal and external affairs.

A city manager has to work with the Mayor, councilors and other Heads of Departments to maintain the financial positions stable and ensure that the functions of the city go on smoothly. He or she has to liaise with the community and the Government and solve the issues and problems brought to the notice amicably.

Tina T 4650, Trouser Leg Road
Springs field
Phone: 413-961-8007

Job Objective:

I am trying to obtain the position of a city manager in a reputed city corporation with ten years of experience to my credit as a city manager.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • I have good experience in administrative management.
  • I am familiar with accounting procedures and can deal with Governmental accounting methods.
  • I have the ability to interact with the public, city council and its members and can deal with the administrative dealing of the city council.
  • I have the capacity to move with the internal and external customers of all walks of life and can easily interact with them.
  • I am an expert in budget management and planning.
  • I am well versed with computer application and specialized in Microsoft Word, Office and Power Point.

Professional Experience:

At present, I am working as a Project Administrator in a School Facilities Commission in Davis, OK from January, 2007 to till date and the following responsibilities are looked after by me.

  • I was responsible for the completion of school designs, building construction worth more than $ 1 B and completion of projects in connection with Leadership in Energy and Environmental design in many schools of different districts.
  • I have played a key role in building a good relationship between school administrators, community groups as well as design specialists and construction professionals.
  • In recognition of my service, I have represented the State in several public forums and functions, among diverse community and professional stakeholders.
  • I am responsible for the completion of all the projects within the scheduled time and within the allocated budget.

Prior to the above position, I had held the position of a city manager in the city of Stuart, FL from April, 2001 to December, 2006 and my achievements are as detailed below.

  • I had prepared the annual budget of the city council and submitted the same every year.
  • I was responsible for the recruitment of employees as well as removal of some in respect to the city council.
  • I strictly followed the city charter and completed all the assigned works effectively.
  • I was responsible in enforcing the State and Federal laws as well as City ordinances among the public and employees of the city council.
  • I had prepared the manuals containing the personnel policies and documented the same for ready and future references.
  • I had identified the needs of the Municipalities and created necessary programs to address them.
  • I had supervised the functions of the departments such as police water, transportation, fire and others dealing with the public facilities and suggested ideas for improvement.


I have a Bachelor's degree in Accountancy from a University in Boston.
I also have an Associate degree in Business Administration from a University in Oklahoma.


Ready to present on request.

If you want to get a position of a city manager, you have to send a well prepared city manager resume, to the recruiting authorities, which include your skills, accomplishments, qualifications and experience that are relevant to the job required. The importance of a city manager resume is that you have to describe your job goal in concise form and use your wisdom to relate your goal to the job you are aspiring for.

Besides giving all your skills, you have to include certain things you know such as the languages known, software abilities and other talents that are closely related to the job, while explaining the details of a city manager resume.

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