Working closely with the Director of Municipal Collaboration, the Specialist will support municipal officials in building the capacity of local governments to improve the well-being and quality of life for area residents and enhance the effectiveness of city and town services. This is often done by facilitating collaboration between local governments. In recent years projects have included: developing strategic plans for cities and towns, reviewing the operations of municipal departments and making recommendations for improvement, assessing local facilities and equipment needs, providing policy advice on operational and governance matters, developing innovative procurements for vital goods and services, encouraging wider engagement in municipal government, and supporting inter-municipal partnerships across a range of municipal functions.

This position offers an opportunity to work in a dynamic, inter-disciplinary, and innovative environment to improve the quality of service delivery at the local level, helping Greater Boston’s cities and towns to become more effective, efficient, and collaborative. The Specialist will work with professionals who are committed to building a more sustainable and equitable future for everyone who lives and works in Greater Boston.

Compensation and Benefits
The starting salary ranges from $57,000 – $70,000 depending on qualifications and experience.