Wenham, MA - Town Administrator
Wenham, MA (4877 pop.), is seeking an experienced, proactive, community oriented leader to serve as its next Town Administrator. This quintessential, New England community, situated within the seacoast area, is proud of its preserved open spaces, has a strong commitment to preserve, protect, and enhance its heritage and rural character, yet is located just 22 miles north of the world class medical, educational, and cultural assets of Boston. Led by a three member Board of Selectmen, with a traditional town meeting form of government, the Town Administrator oversees approximately 100 employees and a combined budget of approximately $19 M (including costs of the independently administered regional school district). The successful candidate will have experience in local government operations, municipal finance and law, labor relations, strategic planning, and community based problem solving. Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal skills are essential with demonstrated experience in providing excellent customer service. BA/BS required, advanced degree preferred, with a minimum of 5 years of progressive municipal management and leadership experience. Salary range of $120,000 to $140,000; commensurate with qualifications and experience. Wenham is an equal opportunity employer.
For additional information related to the search, contact Alan Gould, President, Municipal Resources Inc. at 603-279-0352, x320.
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