Town Administrator

Town of Sturbridge, MA

Job Details

  • Job Function: Chief Administrator (City/County Manager)
  • Credential: No preference
  • Salary: $145,000+/- DOQ
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 9,268
  • Where: 308 Main Street, Sturbridge, MA 01566
  • Form of Government: Town Meeting
HOW TO APPLY

Post Date: Nov 11 2018

Deadline: Dec 9 2018

Résumés and cover letter, in confidence, by December 9, 2018, to: Sturbridge, MA – Town Administrator Search, Community Paradigm Associates, 1 Saddleback, Plymouth, MA 02360. ELECTRONIC SUBMISSION PREFERRED via a single PDF to: apply@communityparadigm.com

Summary

Sturbridge, MA (10,100 pop.), is seeking a seasoned municipal management professional with excellent leadership and communication skills, interested in a tenure of at least 5-8 years, to serve as its next Town Administrator. This historic and vibrant community has a charming downtown, numerous historic sites, and 6,000 acres of open space. Located in Worcester County, it is approximately 55 miles from Boston. Sturbridge is primarily residential with business and retail districts near the Town Center and along major thoroughfares. Sturbridge is led by a five-member Board of Selectmen, has an open town meeting form of government, and a total operating budget of approximately $32.58 mil. The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in public administration or related field (master’s degree preferred) and at least 3-5 years of relevant management experience, with demonstrated skills and abilities in municipal finance and budgeting, personnel administration, sustainable economic development, community development, and project management. Candidates should have a proven record of leadership and strategic vision, and be team oriented and able to build cooperative and collaborative relationships with appointed/elected officials, citizens, and town employees. The successful candidate will receive an attractive compensation package including health and retirement plans and an annual salary of $145K+/-, commensurate with qualifications and experience. Sturbridge is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For additional information related to the position, the town and the application process, visit http://www.communityparadigm.com or contact Bernard Lynch, Principal, Community Paradigm Associates at blynch@communityparadigm.com. Résumés and cover letter, in confidence, by December 9, 2018, to: Sturbridge, MA – Town Administrator Search, Community Paradigm Associates, 1 Saddleback, Plymouth, MA 02360.
ELECTRONIC SUBMISSION PREFERRED via a single PDF to:
apply@communityparadigm.com

Additional Information

http://www.communityparadigm.com/current-opportunities-1.html

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