City of Dania Beach, FL

                                                                                                           City Manager


Located in the heart of the tri-county area of Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach, the City of Dania Beach (approx. pop. 30,000) is a vibrant oceanfront community which is part of the 8th largest metropolitan area in the United States (pop. 6.1 million).  A highly desirable locale for visitors, residents and business owners, the City of Dania Beach is experiencing major growth and development and its population is estimated to increase by as much as 30% within the next few years.  The City is experiencing a renaissance and renewal as an urban development hotspot, as well as growing and improving its existing neighborhoods and infrastructure.  The City has a Commission-Manager form of government.  The City Commission consists of the Mayor and four Commissioners, all of whom are elected at large on a non-partisan basis for four-year terms with two-term limits.  The Commission appoints the City Manager, who is the Chief Administrative Officer of the City and is responsible for implementing policies adopted by the City Commission.  The City provides a full range of municipal services with approximately 132 full-time staff and an annual General Fund budget of $53.2 million.  Departments which report to the City Manager include the City Manager’s Office, City Clerk, Community Development, Finance, Human Resources, Parks & Recreation, Public Services and Public Safety.  The City is seeking a visionary leader who is collaborative, team-oriented, and innovative with an open communication style.  Must have experience in a rapidly developing community with a proven ability to work well with community stakeholders and take the lead in moving City initiatives forward.  Requirements for the position include a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Public Administration, or related field, with a Master's degree preferred; supplemented by at least eight years of professional experience in the management and administration of public sector operations, the majority of which shall be at the department head or Assistant City Manager level; or an equivalent combination of training, education and experience.  Experience in finance, economic development, redevelopment, strategic planning, performance management, negotiations, strategic planning, and technology is a plus.  Starting salary is open, dependent upon qualifications; the City offers an excellent benefits package.  Résumé review will begin May 14, 2018; position is open until filled.  To apply, visit and apply online.  If you have questions, please contact S. Renée Narloch, President, S. Renée Narloch & Associates, 850.391.0000 or  A detailed brochure is available at The City of Dania Beach is an Equal Opportunity/ADA Employer.  In accordance with Florida’s broad Public Records/Sunshine Laws, applications and résumés are subject to public disclosure.