The Town of New Market is currently accepting applications for the position of Town Manager. Located in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley along the I-81 corridor, the Town of New Market is an historic community of approximately 2,200 full time residents in southern Shenandoah County. The Town is home to The Virginia Museum of the Civil War, the 27 hole, Shenvalee Golf resort and an historic downtown business corridor. The Town employs 19 F/T employees plus seasonal staff. The Town is led by a six member town council elected on staggered terms and Mayor who is elected at large. The Town Manager serves as the chief administrative officer overseeing all aspects of the Town's day-to-day operations. The successful candidate should be an effective communicator with citizens, staff and the Town Council. Candidates should possess a minimum of a bachelor's degree in public administration, political science, business or related field supplemented by 3-5 years of progressively responsible experience in local government administration.
Town of New Market
Salary Range: $60,000-$80,000 DOQ/DOE (+) benefits.
A position profile is available at
Please submit a cover letter, detailed resume, salary history and references to
Mike Ritchie, Town Manager, Town of New Market,
P.O. Box 58,
New Market, VA 22844.
September 1, 2017.