Planning and Community Development Director

City of Bradenton

Bradenton, FL United States

The City of Bradenton is seeking an achievement-oriented candidate with stellar management and planning credentials. The selected candidate will partner with city officials to encourage the kind of redevelopment that will maintain the City’s charm while moving it forward and making it a more attractive place for residents and businesses alike. The individual will be someone who believes strongly in working with others, departments and the public, to solve problems.

The ideal candidate will have master’s degree in urban and regional planning, public administration, or architecture with at least some experience in each of the areas the Department’s divisions cover. The best candidate will have ten (10) years progressively responsible experience in planning and community development. Supervisory experience required, ideally with at least five (5) years management experience at a department level. AICP certification is preferred. Being bilingual is a plus.

The target salary is $120,000 with excellent benefits.  To apply, e-mail your resume and cover letter to by February 1, 2021. For more information, go to and click on “Executive Search / Active Recruitments.

Experience Level
Executive (10+ years)
AICP Level
Facilities Planning Management
Salary Range
$120,000 with excellent benefits.

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