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The town of Littleton is seeking qualified applicants with exceptional leadership qualities for the position of Assistant Town Administrator. The successful candidate will have a proven track record in managing diverse projects, analyzing challenging administrative issues and recommending solutions. Working with the Town Administrator this position requires excellent communication skills, both oral and written and the ability to work collaboratively with a variety of stakeholders including employees, citizens, managers, boards and committees and professional organizations.
This position serves as the Human Resource Director coordinating all labor negotiations, personnel issues and training and development of employees. As Chief Procurement Officer this position assists town departments with procurement needs including bid preparation and contract administration. This position will also serve as a Town representative in a variety forums and venues; act on behalf of the Town Administrator in her absence and serve as acting Town Administrator when so designated by the Town Administrator or Board of Selectmen.
A master’s degree in public administration or closely related field with five to seven years as a municipal administrator is required; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience. A comprehensive knowledge of the functions of municipal government with good working knowledge of MGL and the interaction between state and federal government is required.
A complete job description can be found on the Human Resources page at https://www.littletonma.org/human-resources. This is an exempt position with starting salary of $100,850-105,966 commensurate with experience. Pre-employment drug and alcohol test will be required. Resume with cover letter should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org, or mailed to Human Resources, 37 Shattuck St., Littleton, MA 01460. Applications accepted until Sept. 23. The town of Littleton is an EOE.