Strategic Project and Policy Manager (Analyst III)

  • The City of Portland
  • Portland, OR
Full Time Government

Job Description

Are you an accomplished project manager with a passion for civic engagement and a strong commitment to equity?
Are you excited about the opportunity to directly shape the future of your local government?
Then you might be a great candidate as the next Strategic Project Manager on the City of Portland's
Strategic Projects and Opportunities Team, known as SPOT.


This recruitment will remain open until 75 applications have been received or until the posted closing date, Monday, June 29, 2020, whichever comes first.  Applications received after the 75 application limit has been reached will not be included in this recruitment process. 


Based in the Office of the Chief Administrative Officer, the Strategic Projects and Opportunities Team plans and delivers projects, programs and policies with significant municipal or community impact. We conduct highly complex analyses on a wide range of management, administrative, financial, asset management and other organizational issues and provide advice to City executives.

For the next two years, your focus in this position will be convening the City's Charter Commission to evaluate Portland's form of government and engage the community in a conversation about its future. The Commission is appointed by the City Council and comes together at least once a decade to review the City charter and recommend changes. Community advocacy has sparked interest in considering a significant transformation to the way Portland elects leaders and manages day-to-day business.

For more information about this position, please visit the City of Portland Jobs site: @GovernmentJobs


$72,530.00 - $131,248.00 Annually

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