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Town of Blaine Lake Seeks a Chief Administrative Officer (CAO)

The Town of Blaine Lake is currently seeking applications for the position of Chief Administrative Officer (CAO).  This is a permanent, full-time position.

Guided by the Municipalities Act, the work the CAO does is broad and requires a willingness to perform a variety of tasks including but not limited to:

  • Bookkeeping and Accounting – including bank reconciliations, payroll, financial statements, and budget preparation;
  • Preparation and processing of various billings and filings – including utility bills, GST returns, taxes, and assessments;
  • Managing staff;
  • Grant research and writing;
  • Bylaw writing, interpretation, and enforcement;
  • Attending Council meetings, preparing agendas and taking minutes;
  • Preparation of various other reports and documents;
  • Digital media communications – including website and Facebook.

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Proven administrative experience with knowledge of office management systems and procedures;
  • Experience with Munisoft software is considered an asset;
  • Work well independently and within a team environment;
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to multi-task and prioritize work;
  • Strong organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills;
  • Discretion with matters pertaining to confidentiality;
  • Ability to interpret policies, bylaws, and legislation appropriately when responding to situations and requests;
  • Be bondable;
  • Standard C Certification in Local Government Administration. 

Salary is based off of the UMAAS salary guideline along with qualifications and experience. The Town also offers an excellent benefits package and pension plan.

Please send resume, references, and salary expectations to:
Town of Blaine Lake
Box 10
Blaine Lake, SK S0J 0J0

Expires: April 7, 2023