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County Manager


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Qualified applicants must submit a cover letter (including salary expectations) and a resume to Miles Neville, Human Resources Director, via email to or by mail to Miles Neville, P.O. Box 1087, Griffin, GA 30224.
Application deadline is May 21, 2021.

Desired Qualities

- Results-oriented who is able to make difficult strategic decisions & communicate them in a
respectful, compassionate, and effective manner.
· One who sets direction, then remains in regular communication with department heads to hold
them accountable for accomplishments.
· Supports policy development by the Board & is skilled in translating policy into practice with
staff members, as well as, examining alternatives, & presenting well-documented
recommendations to elected officials in a timely manner, including explanation of alternatives,
pros & cons.
· Foresight to imagine & anticipate trends, opportunities, & problems.
· Person who can help articulate to residents & staff the Board’s vision for Spalding county with
demonstrated skills in interpersonal, written & verbal communication to build strong trust with
the Board & public.
· One who promotes teamwork, shares information willingly & encourages an open & transparent
government - Familiarity with technology useful for county functions.
· High awareness of local, regional, state & national issues & practices

Education & Experience

- Bachelor’s degree in business administration, public administration or a closely related
field; Master’s degree preferred.
· Seven years of experience in local government management, public administration,
financial management, budget administration and public & employee relations.
· Management responsibility for revenue enhancement, organization, policy formulation
and service delivery in a full-service governmental entity.
· Experience with budget preparation, financial planning, grantsmanship, human
resource management, and program & service evaluation.
· Experience with land use planning, community development, transportation, economic development, parks & recreation, and environmental protection

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