Chief Administrative Officer/Clerk

Chief Administrative Officer/Clerk

Township of Madawaska Valley
Location: Barry's Bay, Ontario
Posted: March 6th 2018
Salary: $95,321 to $107,671 annually

Madawaska Valley is a healthy, growing, and culturally-rich community which encompasses and provides services to the communities of Barry’s Bay, Combermere and Wilno. Barry's Bay, Combermere, Wilno - each of our three population centres is a unique community with recreation facilities, schools, festivities and churches that form the basis of community life. Residents enjoy the comfort of small town living along with the security of excellent health and education services.

We are currently recruiting for a Chief Administrative Officer/Clerk.

We are seeking a motivated individual with political acuity, superior leadership, communication, analytical and customer service skills, who works well in a professional, ever-changing environment. Reporting to Council, the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) / Clerk will advise Council in the development of public policy to implement the municipal strategic plan, and provide the organizational leadership to successfully deliver the highest calibre of
innovative, progressive, practical and responsive services.

Complete Job Description

  • Post-secondary education in Public Administration, Business Administration, Management or Finance.
  • CMO, AMCT certification, or other professional discipline related to municipal operations.
  • A minimum of 5 years of municipal or business management experience.
  • Knowledge of senior municipal administration including finance, human resources, planning, public works and recreation, including statutes and regulations as they may apply to municipal operations.
  • Exceptional and strategic communication skills: oral, written and electronic.
  • Adept listening skills with a track record of creativity and innovation.
  • Ability to work at all levels across the organization as well as with Council, business and community groups and at all levels of government.
  • Experience dealing with the public and clients and confidential information.
Additional Information

Compensation: $95,321 to $107,671 annually, plus a comprehensive benefits package.

Please forward your resume stating “Madawaska Valley CAO Competition” by Saturday, March 31, 2018. Please ensure it is MS Word or PDF format.

Thank you for your interest, however, only applicants considered for an interview will be contacted. Accessibility accommodations are available for all parts of the selection process. Applicants must make their needs known in advance. Information collected will be handled in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

Contact Information
Mayor Kim Love
Township of Madawaska Valley
Box 1000, 85 Bay Street,
Barry's Bay, Ontario
K0J 1B0

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