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Chief of Police

The City of Henderson, Nevada is currently conducting a national recruitment for the position of Chief of Police. Reporting to the City Manager, the Chief of Police will oversee a total staff of 627 staff (434 sworn) with an operating budget of approximately $116.2 million. The ideal candidate will have excellent leadership and decision-making skills, and will be a person of integrity and unquestionable ethics. Top candidates will have experience successfully managing organizational change and advancing collaboratively-crafted, comprehensive reforms. This position requires a Bachelor's degree, FBI National Academy training or comparable executive-level law enforcement training, and fifteen years of progressively responsible law enforcement experience with five years of mid- to upper-level management experience. An equivalent combination of related training and experience may be considered. The annual salary range for this position is $125,985 to $193,823 plus an executive benefits package. The City of Henderson does not participate in Social Security except for the Medicare portion. Candidates should be aware that the State of Nevada has no personal income tax.

Interested candidates should apply by July 24, 2017 by submitting a compelling cover letter, comprehensive resume, and current salary to apply@ralphandersen.com. Confidential inquiries to Ms. Heather Renschler or Chief Greg Nelson (Ret.) at (916) 630-4900. Detailed brochure available at http://www.ralphandersen.com/jobs/chief-police-henderson-nv/