The City of Ventura, is seeking an Assistant City Manager to provide highly complex administrative support to the City Manager and City Council, operating with substantial latitude and discretion to achieve effective and efficient use of the City’s resources in serving our community. As Chief Operating Officer, all Department Directors will report the Assistant City Manager and she/he will have operational responsibility for coordinating, directing and evaluating the City’s departmental activities, including the City’s economic development efforts. Requires bachelor’s degree in business or public administration, or related field, and five years of increasingly responsible experience in the management of public sector operations. Visit our website at www.cityofventura.jobs for more information and to apply on-line by the 9/14/2014 filing deadline. EOE.