The town of Pelham (population 1,330) is seeking a qualified Town Clerk. The Town Clerk is appointed by the Board of Selectmen and has administrative and supervisory responsibility for the administration of federal, state, and local statues; maintenance of official municipal records; and the administration of fair and accurate federal, state, and local elections. Other responsibilities include recording and certifying proceedings of all town meetings, overseeing the annual town census, voter registration, vital records, issuance of various licenses and permits, preparing annual budgets for the Town Clerk’s office and election and registration activities. The suitable candidate will possess excellent communication, organizational, records management, and supervisory skills as well as computer proficiency and a proven track record of innovation and initiative.

Candidates must meet the minimum requirements contained in the job description posted on the town’s website at www.townofpelham.org after May 6, 2020. Starting salary is $18,914. This is an 12-15 hour per week position.  Letters of interest and resumes may be sent to Susannah Carey at pelhamadministrator@comcast.net until May 28, 2020.