Clerk of Council
The City of Staunton is seeking a collaborative and energetic individual with strong public relations skills for our next Clerk of Council, a position that is appointed by and serves at the pleasure of City Council. Day to day supervision will be provided by the Assistant/Deputy City Manager as agent for City Council with final reporting responsibilities to City Council and/or the Mayor. Upon request of the Assistant/Deputy City Manager, in consultation with the Mayor, support is also provided to Planning Commission, Board of Zoning Appeals and other boards and commissions.
Applicants must possess a bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university with a degree in business or public administration, or related field, and experience in government at a responsible level, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Candidates with current Certified Municipal Clerk or Master Municipal Clerk certification are preferred. An otherwise qualified candidate may be allowed reasonable time to obtain certification. Serves as notary public.
Grade: 14 (Full-Time)
Hiring Range: $50,000-$57,000 DOE/DOQ
Start Date: On or around November 1, 2021
The recruitment will remain open until the position is filled. Interested applicants should complete an online application to include a resume and cover letter. For questions or to request a complete job description, please contact:
Jonathan Venn, Chief Human Resources Officer
City of Staunton/Staunton City Schools
116 West Beverley St (Human Resources, 2nd Floor City Hall)
Staunton, VA. 24401