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Chief Administrative Officer Employer: Municipality of North Norfolk Location: MacGregor, MB Application Deadline: TBD

Job Description:

The Municipality of North Norfolk invites written applications for the full-time position of Chief Administrative Officer.

The Municipality of North Norfolk is located along the TransCanada Highway, in the heart of Manitoba, approximately 125 km west of Winnipeg. The municipal office is situated in the Town of MacGregor, MB. The  Municipality of North Norfolk amalgamated with the Town of MacGregor in 2015 bringing the population to approximately 3850. The municipality offers a diversified farming and business community.

As the CAO, you will possess technical skills in municipal administration, financial management and human resource management.  The successful applicant will possess the ability to serve Council as its principal policy advisor and be responsible for the effective and efficient administration of all municipal operations. Strong communication, analytical, and leadership skills are just some of the requirements of the position. Desired candidates will have obtained the Certified Manitoba Municipal Administration course as well as  post-secondary education in a relevant discipline. An interest in Community Planning and Economic Development will provide opportunities to stretch your skills by contributing to the advancement of the municipality’s economic development plan.

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of the Manitoba Certificate Program for Municipal Administration.
  • 3-5 years of direct experience in municipal administration.
  • Strong computer skills, knowledge of the Muniware program considered an asset.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with the public, employees and external stakeholders.
  • In-depth knowledge of municipal operations & administration, Human resource management, financial management, including PSAB requirements.
  • Knowledge of Municipal and other Provincial/Federal Legislation.

 

Compensation:

  • Salary is dependent upon qualifications and experience.
  • The municipality offers a comprehensive salary and benefit package.

 

Application Deadline:    

  • Posting will remain open until a suitable candidate has been selected.

 

Please send a resume with cover letter to the email address or regular post address below.

The Municipality of North Norfolk wishes to thank all candidates for their interest in this position, however only those individuals considered for an interview will be contacted.

 

Direct Applications To:

Municipality of North Norfolk
PO Box 190
MacGregor, MB R0H 0R0

Email: office@northnorfolk.ca

Application Deadline: Open until filled