Sun City West

Sun City West, a private 501(c)(4) non-profit corporation located near Phoenix, Arizona, is seeking a new  General Manager. Sun City West is governed by Arizona’s planned community statutes, Maricopa County laws, and its own governing documents. Fiscal year 2023-2024 revenues and expenses were approximately $28 million and $26 million, respectively. Sun City West’s biggest expenses are utilities and labor (approximately 500 employees and 300 FTEs). In addition to day-to-day management, the General Manager will create and implement an Association multi-year strategic plan, develop and execute a vision for using information technology to enhance interactions with residents, increase the use of data-driven applications to deliver information to decision-makers and use technology as a mechanism to reduce costs; and enhance and extend Sun City West’s appeal to future generations. 

The successful candidate will possess many of the following qualities: experience and expertise managing a multi-million-dollar entity; prior leadership experience at the Senior Manager, Director, or Vice  President level in a medium- to large-size organization; customer-facing experience in a service delivery organization consulting, senior management, or executive roles; experience devising metrics and measurements to manage and measure staff performance; prior experience as a Community Manager is a plus; and possession of a bachelors’ degree (preferably a masters’ degree). 

The annual salary range will be $200,000 to $250,000 DOQE. Health insurance, 401(k) retirement benefits, indemnification insurance, and other reasonable expense reimbursement are included. A mutually agreeable initial three-year employment agreement will be negotiated and may include relocation assistance. 

Interested candidates should apply immediately, prior to Friday, May 31, 2024, for this career opportunity by submitting a resume and compelling cover letter to for consideration. Confidential inquiries should be directed to Heather Renschler, Ralph Andersen &  Associates, (916) 630-4900. 

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