Director of Planning and Zoning

Town of Vienna

Vienna, VA United States

Planning and Zoning Director-Town of Vienna, VA- Population 15,600+.

The Town of Vienna seeks a skilled and collaborative leader to administer and manage the Planning and Zoning department.

Located about 15 miles outside of Washington D.C., Vienna is a vibrant community which has been able to maintain its distinctive small-town friendliness, spirit and widely cherished traditional values, in no small part due to the work and vision of the Planning and Zoning Department.

The Planning and Zoning Department maintains and enforces regulations that ensure that the Town of Vienna grows and develops in ways that fit with the Town’s vision, are beneficial to residents and businesses alike, and preserve the neighborly character for which Vienna is so well known. The department has 8 full-time staff members and a budget of $1.1 Million.

Ideal candidate is an effective communicator, capable of navigating controversial planning projects and initiatives and building consensus between internal and external stakeholders. Will also have held progressively responsible positions in the field of Planning and Zoning or city planning in a local government environment.   

Bachelor’s Degree in Public Administration, Urban Planning, Engineering or closely related area and the American Institute of Certified Planners Certification required.  Minimum six years local government planning, administration or closely related experience also required.  Master’s Degree highly desirable.  See full job description, hiring range and apply online at   Closing Date:  January 30, 2022. EOE.




Experience Level
Senior (8-10 years)
AICP Level
Land Use and Development Regulation and Zoning
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