The Town of Rocky Hill is renowned for being one of Connecticut’s most desirable places to live and work. This thriving community has a rich heritage dating back to being independently incorporated in 1843. Centrally located along the beautiful Connecticut River, the Town has an award-winning public-school system, burgeoning economic development, and diverse civic-minded residents. Closely located to the bustling state capital of Hartford, the Town strives to preserve its small-town charm while nurturing business and residential growth.
The municipality operates under a Council-Manager form of government, with the Town Manager reporting to the Mayor and eight Council members. As the Chief Executive Officer for the Town, the Town Manager is responsible for oversight and proper administration of all municipal functions with the exception of the Board of Education. Management activities are conducted in accordance with the Town Charter, Ordinances, and federal, state and local laws.
The Mayor and Town Council seek a professional Town Manager who balances forward-thinking growth management with fiscal conservancy, communicates effectively with internal and external stakeholders, and is equipped to inspire staff to serve a growing and diverse community. The ideal candidate will have a successful record of leading an organization comparable to, or more expansive than, the Town of Rocky Hill relative to size, organizational complexity and operating budget.
This position comes with a competitive compensation and benefits package, including an annual salary with an anticipated range of $145,000 to $165,000, depending on experience and qualifications, and in accordance with employment contract negotiations. Town residency must be established during tenure in this role.
The Town of Rocky Hill is an EEO/AA Employer and complies with the ADA. Applicants with disabilities may request assistance or an accommodation at any time by contacting Human Resources via telephone (860-258-7651), confidential fax (860-257-1109), or email (email@example.com).