BOROUGH OF SHARPSBURG
BOROUGH MANAGER BOROUGH MANAGER— Sharpsburg Borough (population 3,347), Allegheny County, PA seeks an energetic and passionate leader to serve as its next Borough Manager. The previous Manager retired after seven years, and the Borough has been working with an Interim Manager since March 2022. Located in the premier Fox Chapel School District, there is a lot of excitement around Sharpsburg as its business district is transforming, two regionally sought craft breweries located right within its borders and a major riverfront development is being planned that has gained significant attention with its unique design towards sustainability.
The Manager will work with a Treasurer who has been with the Borough for nearly two decades as well as an accomplished Office Administrator who has over three years experience with the Borough. The Public Works Department will be undergoing some changes in the next few months with a few retirements on the horizon. One of the primary responsibilities of the Manager is coordinating with the seven-member Council and Mayor who are progressive and forward thinking, while keeping the preservation of a tight knit community well within their sights.
The Manager is responsible to oversee and administer the Borough’s annual budget that is made up of various funds including the $2.7 million General Fund and $1.2 million Utility Fund. There are various grant projects that require additional financial oversight as well, including a $1 million CFA Grant and various CDBG and DCNR grants.
Sharpsburg Borough has identified that their next Manager should have local government or background in non-profit executive level leadership, have a proven record of exceptional project management and communication skills, be able to demonstrate financial management skills and have a working knowledge of zoning and planning. A Bachelors Degree is preferred but may be substituted with relevant experience. The salary range for this position is $65,000-$85,000 with an excellent benefits package and is dependent upon qualifications.
Sharpsburg Borough is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. Qualified applicants may submit a cover letter and resume via email to Jason Dailey at Jason@DaileyOperationConsulting.com Deadline to apply is Friday July 29, 2022