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Assistant Chief Administrative Officer Employer: Town of Swan River Location: Swan River, Manitoba Application Deadline: November 20, 2019

Job Description:

Assistant Chief Administrative Officer Opportunity

The Town of Swan River is accepting applications for the position of Assistant CAO.

Desired Qualities and Qualifications:
– Graduate of the MMAA Certificate Program is highly desirable;
– Able to establish and maintain effective working relationships with all office personnel and personnel in all departments;
– Good communication skills, courteous, ability to deal with public;
– Ability to assume the responsibility of the CAO in his absence;
– Knowledge of the Municipal Act and other legislation and requirements;
– Have a constant improvement attitude and a positive disposition;
– Able to directly supervise and partner with in-house staff.

Typical duties include:
– Carry out projects and assist the CAO in forwarding the strategic goals of the Town;
– Assists the CAO in managing interactions with stakeholder groups and effectively managing operational issues;
– Assists with the preparation and submission of applicable reports and recommendations to Council, and others;
– Acts on issues presented by internal and external clients as directed by the CAO;
– Various other duties as assigned.

Salary Negotiable $50k – $60k, plus benefits, plus pension
Regular office hours are 35 hour/week Mon-Fri.
This position does require occasional attendance at meetings in the evenings.

Resumes and Cover Letters will be received in person, or by email, at the municipal office until:
4:30 pm on Wednesday, November 20th, 2019

Only those applicants invited to an interview will be contacted.

Direct Applications To:

Questions may be directed to: Charles Croll
Town of Swan River
Box 879 Swan River MB R0L1Z0

Email: cao@townsr.ca

Tel: 204-281-7032

Application Deadline: November 20, 2019