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The City of Springfield seeks a visionary leader, strategic thinker, and creative problem solver to be its new City Manager.  The ideal candidate will be a confident, results-driven municipal professional with a strong customer service focus and commitment to the community.  To learn more about this key leadership position see our City Manager position profile

Candidates interested in applying for this key leadership role within our dynamic and creative community are encouraged to visit the IDEA Commons and eFactory to experience innovation, design, entrepreneurship, and arts at its finest.

The IDEA Commons, developed as a result of Missouri State University's vision for an urban innovation park for entrepreneurs, inventors, artists, and designers, promotes a shared vision and a set of common goals.  The City of Springfield, the Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce, and the Urban District Alliance, just to name a few groups, support and share the vision of the IDEA Commons.

The eFactory, a part of IDEA Commons and Missouri State University's vision and commitment to creating an urban innovation park, is a tech-focused entrepreneurship center designed to assist start-up and growth in new small businesses and continuing education and training in mature organizations.