We’re Hiring! Town of Mocksville Recruiting for New Town Manager

opportunityThe Town of Mocksville is a vibrant community with a small town flare.  It is home to over 5,000 residents and is the County Seat of Davie County, which is just outside of Winston-Salem.  Mocksville enjoys an established infrastructure and accommodating logistics for economic opportunities.  However, the amenities and attractive business climate do not outpace the sense of community.  From the large oak trees that anchor the center of town to the high quality schools, and the annual Bed Race, a must see event for all, Mocksville is a great place to live.  It is a full service town focused on improving the quality of life for the citizens.

The Town Board is composed five members and the Mayor.  In 1978, the Town adopted the Council-Manager form of government. Since then there have been two managers. The Town has a staff 42 public servants that have earned the confidence of the Town Board and serve the community with distinction.

The basic desired qualifications include a bachelor’s degree in public administration, business, or a related field. A candidate may distinguish themselves with a master’s degree. The Town seeks an experienced public administrator with 10 years of progressive experience, including three years of senior organizational management experience, preferably in NC municipal administration.

This experience should include financial management and directing the delivery of public services and supervision of related staff. The Town seeks a candidate with demonstrated skills in leadership, administration, budgeting, capital projects management, and team communication.

The successful candidate will have the ability to communicate and effectively represent the Town publicly while positively engaging citizens.

The Town places an emphasis on the Manager being a member of the ICMA and/or NCCCMA. The Council supports and encourages the Manager to be or become an ICMA credentialed manager within a reasonable period of being employed.

Mocksville is the perfect place to call home with charming neighborhoods and a range of housing choices.  Residency within Davie County is a requirement of the town’s charter.

Please submit a letter of interest, resume, and a completed Town of Mocksville employment application. The salary for this position is negotiable based upon the candidate’s qualifications and experience.  The salary is supplemented by an excellent benefit package. The Town Council anticipates a hiring between $90,000 and $110,000.

Send application materials as noted above to Mocksville Manager Search, ATTN: HR Specialist, Piedmont Triad Regional Council, 1398 Carrollton Crossing Drive, Kernersville, NC 27284 or email hrspecialist@ptrc.org. This position will be open until filled, with review of candidates to begin January 16th. The Town of Mocksville is an equal opportunity employer.

Applications available at Mocksville Town Hall, or you may click here to download an application.