Notice of Vacancy

Town Administrator

Town of Yarmouth, Massachusetts 

The town of Yarmouth (population: 23,793) is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Town Administrator to serve as Chief Administrative Officer of the town starting in January 2021. The successful candidate will have excellent leadership qualities, exceptional oral and written communication skills including successful grant-writing record, experience with municipal finances, budgets, procurement, Massachusetts general laws, personnel management, and planning.

The candidate should be forward-thinking and innovative, with a strong commitment and motivation to work collaboratively with local boards, town department heads, employees, and citizens. The town Administrator plays a crucial role in the town’s overall planning, management, organization, stability, and growth of the community. The Town Administrator works under the direction of a five-member Board of Selectmen. The duties are outlined in the Yarmouth Town Charter and in a Yarmouth Town Administrator job description. Both are posted on the town’s website:

Job requirements include: bachelor’s degree, master’s degree in public administration, business administration, or a related field preferred, and at least three years of municipal management, preferably in Massachusetts, or related experience required.

Salary will be commensurate with experience. All replies will be kept confidential until finalists are identified. Please send a cover letter and resume to:

Jason R. Talerman
Mead, Talerman & Costa, LLC
730 Main St., Suite 1F, Millis, Massachusetts 02054