Town of West Stockbridge

West Stockbridge, MA (1,400 pop.), is seeking a municipal management professional to serve as its next Town Administrator. The current Town Administrator is retiring after 21 years. This small, rural and diverse community is located in Southern Berkshire County, Mass. West Stockbridge is governed by a three-member Board of Selectmen, has an Open Town Meeting form of government, and a FY19 operating budget of approximately $5.1 mil. The ideal candidate shall have a bachelor’s degree and/or master’s degree in a field related to municipal management. Preferred candidates should have experience as a municipal manager or assistant municipal manager, or education and experience that is equivalent. Candidates should possess demonstrated skills, abilities, and knowledge in municipal finance, grant writing and administration, municipal procurement, economic development, personnel management, leadership and strategic planning. The successful candidate will receive a competitive compensation package including health and retirement plans and an annual salary of up to $70k, commensurate with qualifications and experience. Schedule and salary are negotiable. West Stockbridge is an equal opportunity employer.

Submit resume and letter of interest, via email to: or by mail to Board of Selectmen, P.O. Box 525, West Stockbridge, MA 01266. Deadline for receipt of applications is 12p.m., April 24, 2019 although the position will remain open until filled.