Town Manager

Town of Sudbury, MA

Sudbury, MA (18,934 pop.), is seeking an experienced, knowledgeable, and talented municipal leader with excellent communication and community engagement skills, demonstrated financial acumen, and superior project management skills, to serve as Town Manager. Sudbury is a beautiful community that is well-managed and well-situated for continued success. This historic and primarily residential community is located 20 miles west of Boston. The Town has an AAA rating and stable finances. Sudbury is led by a five-member Select Board with open Town Meeting and has an FY23 operating and capital budget of $111M. Preferred candidates should have an advanced degree in public or business administration, law, or a related field and 3-5 years of experience as a town manager or assistant town manager, or 5+ years of equivalent experience and a solid background in municipal operations and law with a preference for Massachusetts knowledge. Candidates should be proactive and strategic thinkers, who are able to prioritize and to build collaborative relationships. Applicants should have superior skills in municipal financial management, personnel management, economic and community development, procurement, and collective bargaining. Candidates must embrace climate resiliency efforts and work to ensure a welcoming environment. Annual salary: $215K+/- DOQ. AA/EOE.
For additional information related to the position, the Town, and the application process, visit or contact Bernard Lynch, Principal, Community Paradigm Associates at Send résumé and cover letter in a single PDF via email, in confidence, by 3 p.m. EST, October 7, 2022, Subject: Sudbury TM to:

How to Apply

Application Deadline
Send résumé and cover letter in a single PDF in confidence, by 3 p.m. EST, 10/7/22, Subject: Sudbury TM to:

Job Details

Job Function
Chief Administrator (City, County, Town Manager)
Position Type
Full Time

Town of Sudbury


278 Old Sudbury Rd
Sudbury, MA 01776-1843
United States

Form of Government
Town Meeting


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