Knowledge of modern office practices, methods, equipment and standard clerical procedures. Knowledge of or ability to learn municipal laws, policies, codes and regulations. Knowledge of or ability to learn the legal requirements related to keeping and preserving Council minutes and all official City records. Knowledge of supervisory and management practices. Skill in shorthand or speed writing. Ability to understand complex legal issues and requirements. Ability to obtain city clerk certification. Ability to complete internal core courses as determined by the City. Ability to handle confidential matters with discretion. Ability to prepare clear and precise reports and maintain minutes and important records. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with City employees, City Officials and the general public.
Education and Experience: Bachelor's degree in Business Management, Records Management, Public Administration or related field; Master's degree preferred; (5) to seven (7) years of related experience; prefer State of Georgia Municipal Clerk Certification.