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Our members are the local governments of Massachusetts and their elected and appointed leadership.
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.
Position is Open Until Filled. For a guaranteed review of application materials, submit résumé and cover letter in a single PDF via email, in confidence, by 3:00 p.m. EST, September 22, 2021, to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Subject: East Bridgewater Town Administrator.