Reporting to the Mayor and Council, the Chief Administrative Office (CAO) is responsible for the overall administration of municipal operations and day-to-day tasks of the Village of Alliance.
The ideal candidate must be a team player, working with the Council to provide leadership, and possess exceptional communication abilities. Candidates with experience in budgeting, finance and management with an understanding of municipal administration governance will be given preference. As a small village, the CAO will be expected to be an integral member of the community.
The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications, skills and experience:
One (1) to three (3) years’ experience in a local government environment, preferably as a CAO or comparable experience;
Strong team leadership, analytical and organizational skills;
Excellent oral and written communication skills;
Excellent interpersonal skills;
Discretion, tact, and good judgment;
Willingness to be innovative, creative and entrepreneurial;
Demonstrated ability to work in a political environment, balance competing interests and function in a multi‐stakeholder environment;
Ability to interpret and apply legislation, regulations and policies and to provide appropriate advice;
Ability to foster a positive, collaborative, and respectful work environment