Montgomery City County Personnel

Administrator, County Commission (#CO0165)

Pay Grade


Nature of Work

The fundamental reason the position exists is to serve as the manager for the county’s administrative departments and to coordinate administrative functions for other county departments and state offices.  The Administrator reports directly to the Montgomery County Commission and assists the Commission in developing policy and directing its implementation and the delivery of services to the community.  Major work responsibilities include providing strategic leadership and oversight to administrative staff, developing and administering policies and procedures, providing oversight for county fiscal activities to include managing the county budget, assisting the Commission in developing short and long range plans, responding to public inquiries and concerns, coordinating legal matters with the County Attorneys and informing the County Commissioners regarding compliance with state, local and ethics laws, and performing administrative duties for the Commission.

Minimum Qualifications

Must have a Master’s Degree in Public or Business Administration, Juris Doctorate, or Certified Public Accountant and a minimum of ten (10) years senior executive-level experience in administration, finance, or personnel administration. 

NOTE:  Experience in the public sector is preferred and experience in a county or municipal environment is highly preferred.

NOTE: Qualifying education, training and experience that provide the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job will be considered.


CLASS: CO0165; EST: ; REV: 11/25/2019;