Chief Development Officer

10 Aug 2022 10:33 AM | WIPTA Admin (Administrator)

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City of Madison Metro Transit Seeks Proactive, Innovative Chief Development Officer

Job Title: Chief Development Officer

Location: Madison, Wisconsin

Salary Range: $104,672 - $141,308

Description: Working in collaboration with the General Manager, this newly created position is at the highest level of senior management reporting to the General Manager. Under the general direction of the Metro General Manager, this strategic, innovative, and analytical leader oversees the activities of staff, consultants and contractors engaged in planning, design, outreach, construction, and project management functions associated with the execution of Metro major initiatives while also maintaining Metro partnerships and directing customer service/outreach activities. This position is responsible for analyzing the engineering, financial, and performance data regarding project delivery to effectively manage and implement programs, align resources to ensure agency objectives are accomplished. This position is responsible for infusing racial equity, social justice and inclusion goals, principles, and tools, into all aspects of work at Metro Transit and the City of Madison.

Assigned projects are high profile with substantial political interaction and public scrutiny and may include various transportation modes and systems. This position requires skill leading multiple simultaneous complex projects, and candidate must be capable of independently making decisions on significant planning/engineering/design/construction problems and issues.


  • 3 years of progressively responsible leadership responsibility
  • 5 years of project management experience, with at least two of those being in the transit field

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