City Clerk

City of Russell | Russell, KY

Date Posted: 3/7/2023 10:29:52 AM


The City of Russell, KY is currently seeking an experienced applicant to fill the position of City Clerk. Russell is located in the tri-state area of Ohio, West Virginia, and Kentucky with a population of approximately 3,600. The city has 35 +/- full time employees with a full range of services to it’s residents including a police department, fire department, water plant, street and distribution departments and inhouse utility billing. Our administrative office collects utility bills, property taxes, insurance premium taxes, alcohol sales receipts, occupational license fees and is responsible for the A/R and A/P for the city’s $7M+ budget. This position performs administrative and management work and is responsible for organizing, directing, and coordinating City government operations in accordance with policies and administrative direction provided by the Mayor and City Council. This position serves as the City Clerk, Office Supervisor, Human Resources Officer, Tax Clerk, Grant Writer and Administrative Assistant to the Mayor. Experience with computer programs such as Microsoft Office, Quickbooks, and Munilink is preferred. The City Clerk works closely with the Finance Director and Mayor to support the efforts of keeping the day to day operations of the city running smoothly. A Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Public Administration, Computer Science, or related field and/or work experience in city government or related field preferred. Full time employment with vacation, sick and holiday pay. Benefits include participation in CERS retirement, health, dental, vision, and life insurance. Must possess and maintain a valid Driver’s License, be bondable, participate in drug/alcohol testing, and pass a physical and background check. An Equal Opportunity Employer

Salary Information: This is an Exempt position Grade 16 with a pay range of $52,600 to $68,400 annually.
Application Deadline: 03/31/2023

Please email to obtain an application and submit a resume.

Jennifer Sizemore
Finance Director / Interim City Clerk
410 Ferry Street
Russell, KY 41169

Phone: 606-836-9666