Town Administrator

  • Community Paradigm Associates
  • East Bridgewater, MA, USA
  • Jul 22, 2021
Full time Administration/Management Budget & Strategy Community Development Community Engagement Economic Development

Job Description

East Bridgewater, MA (14,000 pop.), is seeking a strategic and proactive municipal management professional with strong team-building skills and a collaborative work style to serve as Town Administrator. This welcoming community is located in southeastern Mass., approximately 25 miles south of Boston. East Bridgewater is a mostly residential community with growing economic development potential as its sewer capacity is expanding. The Town is rated AA and has strong finances. East Bridgewater is led by a three-member Board of Selectmen, has an open Town Meeting form of government, and an FY22 budget of $53.6M. The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree (master’s preferred) in public administration or a related field, with demonstrated skills and abilities in municipal finance and budgeting, human resources, procurement, and economic development and community planning. Candidates should have a proven record of municipal leadership and be able to build cooperative relationships with appointed/elected officials, residents, and town employees. An ability to manage and delegate, and  avoid micromanaging, is required. Annual salary: $145K+/-, DOQ. The successful candidate will receive an attractive compensation package, including health and retirement plans, commensurate with qualifications and experience. EOE.

For additional information, visit www.communityparadigm.com or contact Community Paradigm Associates Principal Bernard Lynch at blynch@communityparadigm.com.

Submit résumé and cover letter in a single PDF via email, in confidence, by 3:00 p.m. EST, Aug. 13, 2021, to: apply@communityparadigm.com. Subject: East Bridgewater Town Administrator.