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Chief Administrative Officer Employer: Rural Municipality of Alexander Location: St. Georges, MB Application Deadline: TBD

Job Description:



The Rural Municipality of Alexander located 113 km north-east of Winnipeg, invites written applications for the position of Chief Administrative Officer (CAO). Reporting to the municipal Council the CAO is responsible for the administration, supervision and coordination of all staff, policies and programs approved by Council.

We are seeking a graduate of the University of Manitoba Continuing Education Division Certificate Program for Municipal Administrators, or equivalent education, with a minimum of 10 years experience in municipal administration. Incumbent will be a strong team builder and have demonstrated leadership, supervisory, and conflict resolution skills and will be able to deal effectively with the public. An in-depth working knowledge of operations, administration, financial management and reporting, including budget preparation is required. Knowledge of Municipal and Provincial legislation is required along with experience in working with MuniWare, MuniSight, All-Net Meetings and Microsoft Office.

The successful candidate will possess the following:
• Ability to communicate effectively with the public, employees and external stakeholders;
• Ability to manage and direct employees of the municipality including those in Public Works, Utility Operations and Administration;
• Ability to problem solve and possess analytical skills;
• Ability to develop, interpret and administer agreements, statutes and by-laws;
• Demonstrated ability to multi-task and manage and adhere to strict deadlines in a fast-paced office environment.

Please provide a detailed resume, salary expectations and 3 references and copies of applicable certificates/diplomas along with the ability to provide a current Criminal Background Check.

The Rural Municipality of Alexander provides an excellent group benefits and pension program. The position will remain open until filled. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Please submit your resume to:
Roger A. Bouvier
Municipal Advisor
Rural Municipality of Alexander

Direct Applications To:

Email: As per above.

Application Deadline: Open until filled