Executive Director - Utah League of Cities and Towns
National League of Cities
May 5, 2017
Salt Lake City, Utah
Full Time - Experienced
The Utah League of Cities and Towns (ULCT) seeks well qualified candidates with association management or other relevant experience for Executive Director (ED) position.
The ULCT is the statewide nonpartisan membership association of Utah cities, founded in 1907, with offices in Salt Lake City, the state capital. The ULCT represents the interests of its 246 member cities and towns (83% of state population) with a strong, unified voice at the state and federal levels and provides information, training and technical assistance to local officials on municipal issues in order to create a greater public awareness and understanding of municipal responsibilities, governance and administration.
The ED is appointed by the 16-member Board of Directors (comprised of municipal officials elected by the membership), supervises an 8-member staff, manages 4-5 professional contractors, and administers a $3.1 million budget. Municipal officials oversee and participate actively in policy development, advocacy and services.
The successful candidate should have a Master’s degree from an accredited institution and a minimum ten years of relevant experience with management and financial administration, governmental or association programs and services, and intergovernmental issues and processes, or an equivalent combination of education, skills and experience.
Send letter of interest, resume and salary history via email to: ULCT President, Mayor Steve Hiatt, c/o The Mercer Group, Inc., at firstname.lastname@example.org, or request recruitment brochure. Review of applications begins 7/2/2017.