Jackson County Missouri

Kansas City , MO
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Chief Operating Officer

Jackson County Missouri
Kansas City, MO Full-time
Posted on August 11, 2019

Chief Operating Officer


Jackson County, Missouri (Kansas City). Ensures multiple County activities related to Executive branch are
accomplished i.e. goals/programs/policies of County Executive are implemented. Must have Bach deg.
Maters pref in Public admin/business or related field. Pref eight or more yrs progressively resp. exp.w at
least 5 in leadership role. Submit/pass drug screen/bckgrd. Sal: $110-$135k/yr.
Please submit resume and letter of interest in addition to completing application.
Department: County Executive
Grade: g99
Salary: $100,000 - $135,000/year
Job Duties:
  • Responsible for ensuring that multiple County activities relating to the Executive branch are accomplished in such a way that the goals, programs, and policies of the County Executive are implemented. 
  • This work is frequently done in consultation with the Chief Administrative Officer, Chief of Health Services, County Legislature, County Counselor and Department Directors.  
  • Provides effective, efficient, and professional support services in supervising the Directors of Parks + Rec, Public Works, Facilities and Municipal Court  controlling a budget of approximately $50 million.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Must have Bachelor’s degree, Master’s preferred, in public administration, business, or related field. 
  • Prefer eight or more years progressively responsible experience in local government management, with at least five years in a leadership role.
  • Must submit to/pass pre-employment drug screen/background check.