Chief Equity Officer

  • Town of Lexington, MA
  • 1625 Massachusetts Avenue, Lexington, MA, USA
  • May 10, 2021
Full time Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion

Job Description

The Town of Lexington seeks applications from qualified individuals for the newly created position of Chief Equity Officer.  Under the supervision of the Town Manager and the Deputy Town Manager, the Chief Equity Officer will work to develop and operationalize a long-term program of initiatives that will develop a diverse, equitable and inclusive culture and develop priorities that provide opportunities to build diversity and inclusive practices into the Town’s operations.  Qualified applicants will possess knowledge equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree with emphasis in public or business administration plus five years of paid experience in a municipal managerial or staff position; or any equivalent combination of education and experience. A Master’s degree or law degree is preferred.  Anticipated hiring range:   $82,365 to $93,095.  A complete job description and the Town’s application form are available online at: https://www.lexingtonma.gov/human-resources/pages/employment-town or you may email jobs@lexingtonma.gov or call 781 698-4590.  A Town application form (required), cover letter and resume must be submitted to:  Town of Lexington, Human Resources Department, 1625 Massachusetts Avenue, Lexington, MA 02420.  This position will remain open until filled with priority given to applications received by May 7, 2021.