Assistant Director – Climate Action & Sustainability

Job Information

Job Category

Environmental

Company Name

City of Palo Alto

Position Level

Managerial

Job Description

The birthplace of Silicon Valley, Palo Alto is a community of approximately 68,000 residents and nearly 100,000 jobs located on the mid-Peninsula between San Francisco and San Jose. The Assistant Director – Climate Action & Sustainability is a newly created position reporting to the Director of Public Works. The Assistant Director will lead the City’s Sustainability and Climate Action Plan in a dynamic, team-oriented environment.

Required Skills / Experience / Education

Palo Alto offers an exciting opportunity for an experienced professional with proven success in motivating teams around a compelling future and advancing ambitious goals. The ideal candidate brings experience providing sound administrative advice and recommendations supported by rigorous analysis and complex financial/business information. The candidate selected must be experienced coordinating climate action efforts across internal departments and agencies. Public sector experience and/or experience managing large climate action and sustainability projects desired. Successful candidates will have a Bachelor’s degree and six years of related experience, including four years at a management level.

Salary range is $186,784 – $280,176 (increases by 4% 7/1/24) supplemented by competitive benefits. Visit www.tbcrecruiting.com for brochure and to apply. Closes Monday, May 27, 2024.

Tina White ● 619.948.1786
Adam McGill ● 415.858.4385
TERI BLACK & COMPANY, LLC
www.tbcrecruiting.com

US Citizenship Required?

Yes

Will security clearance be required?

No

Salary Range

$186,784 - $280,176

Job Start Date

07/01/2024

Position Type

Permanent Full-Time

Travel

None

Primary Language Required

English

Industry

Local Government

Job Location

Location Address

250 Hamilton Avenue
Palo Alto, California
94301

Contact Information

Hiring Contact Name

Tina White

Email

[email protected]

Phone Number

(619) 948-1786

Website

https://tbcrecruiting.com/RecruitmentList