The Rural Municipality of Dauphin is an agricultural hub driving much of the local economy. The Rural Municipality’s 2,388 residents enjoy the benefits of country living with convenient access to an urban centre. Surrounded by the Duck Mountain Provincial Park in the West and the Riding Mountain National Park in the South as well as numerous parks and beaches located within, the RM of Dauphin offers an exceptional quality of life and a beautiful place to live.
After serving in the Municipal field for more than 30 years, our CAO is retiring, and the Rural Municipality of Dauphin is now seeking new leadership for the next phase of its advancement.
The Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) is the administrative head of the Municipality and provides effective advice and support to the Reeve and Council in developing, implementing, and executing policies and strategies.
As the successful candidate, you will deliver solid leadership to the established Senior Management Team and Municipal Staff. The ability to work effectively with Elected Officials, joint partnerships, boards, committees, and the general public is essential in this role. As a Leader, you are approachable, ethical, professional, and possesses strong communication skills
The successful applicant will have a post-secondary education in a related field, or a combination of relevant training and senior leadership experience. Technical skills in municipal administration, financial management and human resource management will be considered an asset. Further professional development will be offered to ensure your success.
The right candidate can expect a comprehensive salary as negotiated and an attractive benefits package.
This position is available immediately.
Please contact the Municipal Office at 204-638-4531 for additional information or to request an information package.
The selection committee intends to review applications as received and applications will continue to be accepted until the right candidate is found.
We thank all who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.
Expiry Date: Open until filled
Individuals interested in this position should send a resume, cover letter, a minimum of three professional references and expected salary.