Swiftwater Strategies – Powered by MRB Group is pleased to announce our engagement by Florence County for the executive search of the next County Administrator.
Florence County is strategically located at the intersection of I-20 and I-95, the major north/south thoroughfare on the east coast. The City of Florence attracts travelers from the nation’s busy eastern corridor. Its strategic location, coupled with recently expanded air service offered by its regional airport, allows Florence to maintain its role as a transportation hub for the Southeast.
Originally established as a transportation hub in the mid-1800s, Florence’s proximity to railways, ports, and airports, combined with South Carolina’s warm summers and mild winters draw people and businesses here.
Florence County is home to five K-12 school districts and offers numerous opportunities for higher education.
Serves as the chief administrative officer of the Florence County Government executing the policies, directives and legislative actions of the elected nine-member Florence County Council. Plans, directs and coordinates the activities of the County in order to insure the proper provision of County services to the residents and property owners. Supervises all Department Directors and reviews the work of subordinates for completeness and accuracy. Works with County Staff and Elected Officials to develop, implement and direct short and long-range plans to maintain and improve the delivery of services in the County. Reports to the County Council.
Florence County, South Carolina
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Florence County’s recently approved $22M bond and land acquisitions provide a tremendous amount of opportunity.