Town Manager

Town of East Greenwich, RI

Job Details

  • Job Function: Chief Administrator (City/County Manager)
  • Credential: No preference
  • Salary: $130,000 - $160,000.
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 13,146
  • Where: 02818
  • Form of Government: Council-Manager

Post Date: May 14 2019

Deadline: Jun 7 2019


The Town of East Greenwich, RI, (pop. 13,146) is seeking a Town Manager responsible for the daily operation and administration of municipal government including fiscal management, capital planning, collective bargaining, recruitment and management of personnel, oversight of Town departments, preparation of an annual operating budget of approximately $63M, and other related duties, as defined in the Town Charter.
Candidates must possess a bachelor’s degree. An MPA or equivalent master’s level degree is preferred. Work experience shall consist of a minimum of ten years of experience as a Senior Government Official, Business Leader, Town Manager, Municipal Department Director, or other related position.
This position requires strong skills in operations, finance, budgeting, public relations and personnel management. Candidates should demonstrate past success in strategic planning, collective bargaining, and team-building with staff and community groups. Candidates need to work closely with the Town Council and municipal staff to provide responsive and community-oriented services to Town residents and provide insightful recommendations to the Town Council.
Salary range is $130,000 to $160,000 with a full benefit package.
Send resume, summary of significant accomplishments, and a list of references to the attention of Leigh Carney, Town Clerk and reference “East Greenwich Town Manager Search”.
The Town Manager Search will close on June 7, 2019.

For further information about this position and the Town of East Greenwich, please visit the Town Manager Recruitment Profile under JOBS on the Town’s website at