Salary: $83,391 Annually, Negotiable Depending on Qualifications
Department: Facilities Development and Operations (FDO)
Location: 2633 Vista Parkway, WPB
Hours: 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M., Monday - Friday; evenings and weekends as required/necessary.
Other: Valid Florida Driver’s License and PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment.
THIS IS AN AT-WILL POSITION.
In this high-profile role, you will develop and manage numerous complex County agreements with other governmental and not-for-profit agencies as well as act as the co-lead in the development of complex governmental business transactions including unique large value service/operating and land development agreements with private parties. Detailed tasks include: Participating in negotiations; drafting development, service/operating, and lease agreements; implementing short-term licensing and permitting programs for non-County use of County property which have Constitutional First Amendment implications; administering terms of funding for capital improvements/FDO services/reimbursement from bond proceeds/other restricted funding sources; preparing and making presentations to governing authorities/constituents. Your abilities in the areas of effective judgment and analytical thinking, multitasking, and communication will be utilized to accomplish key responsibilities which include:
working closely with the FDO Department Director and FDO Directors of Property Real Estate and Management, Strategic Planning, and Capital Improvements Divisions; County Attorney’s Office, Constitutional Officers, city managers and attorneys, businesses, non-profit, community groups, and the general public;
conducting negotiations, researching authority to enter into agreements, identifying laws governing the transactions;
ensuring the accuracy, quality, and consistency of agreements with federal/state/local laws and regulations/County policies, as well as compliance with legal guidelines, procurement, and contracting principles; and
liaison for FDO for its contracting policies and actions at a local, regional, and state level.
Benefits: PBC Board of County Commissioners (BCC) provides an excellent benefits package, including a salary competitive for the South Florida marketplace, travel reimbursement for interviews, relocation reimbursement assistance per PBC County-Wide Policy CW-F-012, medical, dental, and life insurance, as well as vacation and sick leave, tuition reimbursement, and participation in the Florida Retirement System.
Graduation from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Law, Finance, Business or Public Administration; three (3) years of professional experience in negotiating, drafting, and/or administering government contracts.
PREFERENCE FOR: Licensed Attorney; experience in negotiating and documenting governmental business transactions; local government experience in the State of Florida.
Visit www.pbcgov.jobs for job description and to apply online. May submit scannable application/resume with any Veteran’s Preference documentation to Palm Beach County Human Resources, 100 Australian Avenue #300, West Palm Beach, Florida 33406 Info 561/616-6888 Fax 561/616-6893 (No e-mail applications/resumes accepted). Applications/resumes must include Job ID number, and will be accepted no later than 5:00 p.m. on December 1, 2017. EO/AA M/F/D/V (DFWP), Drug Free Work Place; All employees of Palm Beach County may be required to work before, during and/or after a natural or man-made disaster or hurricane.