Town of Eston seeks CAO

Career Opportunity


Chief Administrative Officer:  Provide Strong Leadership for a Thriving Community


Application deadline: Monday July 23
Position Summary:   Eston Town Council is seeking an experienced leader to manage the Town of Eston's operations as the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) for the municipality. Reporting to Eston Town Council, the CAO is responsible for implementing the strategic direction and priorities as set by Council. A progressive, growing community, the Town of Eston has many planning, capital and development initiatives that the CAO will lead the implementation of in the coming years. Impact:  Your impact on the community will be significant in many ways including: Administration:  You will organize and attend all council meetings, ensure bylaws and resolutions are in place and up to date, recommend new initiatives to council and implement council priorities. Financial Management:  You will prepare and monitor the annual financial plan, including the general operating and capital budgets. Human Resource Management:  You will be responsible for the recruitment and management of municipal employees. Qualifications Ideally, you will possess technical skills in administration, financial management and human resource management. Strong communication, analytical and leadership skills are just some of the requirements of the position. Desired candidates will have a certificate in Local Government Authority Administration, equivalent education, or a willingness to obtain. A detailed description of the roles and responsibilities of the position as well as more information on the community can be obtained at eston.ca/employment.

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