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Chief Administrative Officer Employer: RM of Armstrong Location: Inwood, MB Application Deadline: April 19, 2024

Job Description:

Found in the heart of the Interlake region of Manitoba, northwest of Teulon on Hwy #17, the RM of Armstrong is home to a number of small hamlets offering a mix of urban and quiet country lifestyles.

Under the direction of Council, the CAO is responsible for the overall management of the operations of the municipality including: administration, supervision of staff, policies and planning and financial management.

Key responsibilities of the position include:

  • Recommends new initiatives, programs, policies, and plans for Council to consider.
  • Advising Council as to current and future policies, programs and budgets.
  • Acting as the coordinator and team leader of the administration in areas of staff, personnel, policies, plans and programs.
  • Develops and implements a process for preparation of annual capital and operating budgets.
  • Assisting Council in determining the future vision of the Municipality.
  • Working closely with all levels of government

Skills & Qualifications

  • Ability to communicate effectively with the public, employees and external stakeholders.
  • Ability to develop, interpret and administer agreements, statues and by-laws.
  • A graduate of the University of Manitoba Continuing Education Division Certificate Program for Municipal Administrators (CMMA), or equivalent education.
  • A background in Accounting is considered and asset.
  • Ability to read and understand Municipal Financial Statements and manage a budget.
  • A minimum of three years direct experience in municipal administration.
  • Computer experience with a municipal software program, preferably Asyst, and demonstrated abilities with Windows, Microsoft Office 365: including Work, Excel, Power Point.

Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. The RM of Armstrong provides an excellent group benefits and pension program. A detailed job description is available upon request.

Please submit your resume and three reference to:


RM of Armstrong

Box 69, Inwood, MB R0C 1P0

Fax (204) 278-3437


Deadline to apply for the position is Friday, April 19, 2024 at 4:30 P.M. If a candidate is not found by the deadline date the position will remain open until filled. We thank all that apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.


Direct Applications To:

As mentioned above

Application Deadline: April 19, 2024