City of Garland Garland, TX, USA
Aug 30, 2019Full Time
Provide complex administrative assistance and support to the City Manager and City Council. Assist the City Council in responding to inquiries and/or requests for information from the citizens. Oversee organizational operations of the City including: determining planning process, purpose, timing and evaluation of operational projects and activities. Develop City strategic plan in collaboration with City Council, including budget, development and improvements in City services. Translate the strategic and tactical business plans into City-wide strategic and operational plans. Serve on the executive team reporting directly to the City Manager. Provide advice as to the City's management direction. Confer with the business community, citizens, and/or other interested parties to discuss needs and related problems or issues. Provide information and assistance to civic organizations dealing with specific problems affecting the City’s welfare. Review and prepare complex reports and studies. Offer recommendations on a wide variety of administrative or management policies in support of organizational goals, priorities, and initiatives. Evaluate and advise the impact of long range planning of new programs/strategies and regulatory action’s impact on the attraction, motivation, development and retention of employees. Maximize employee resources through focus on strategic planning, financial resource allocation and management policies and procedures. Identify areas of improvement through participation and involvement with Council Committees and Commissions. Provide overall direction and facilitation of multiple departmental operations. Evaluate performance within assigned City departments, program categories and/or services to ensure prompt, efficient and effective service delivery. Provide direction and guidance to assigned areas, which includes budget administration, policy direction, strategic planning and/or other related areas. Oversee the direction of applicable City departments with other government entities and/or contracted agencies. Confer with Directors and staff to review, plan, and discuss policies, programs, strategies, and/or other issues of concern. Oversee and facilitate all comprehensive City communication issues and projects in the absence of the City Manager.