Town Administrator Position Announcement

Town Administrator Position Announcement


Town Administrator - Position Announcement

Buchanan, WI (Population 6,916)

Located in the third largest metro area in Wisconsin the dynamic Fox Cities, Buchanan is a growing community with a rich history and bright future. Buchanan is a diverse community that contains robust commercial areas, rural lands, farms and urbanized subdivisions. Five Board Members, including Town Chair, are elected on a non-partisan basis. S3.9M total budget (including CIP); 9 FT (including contracted police) and 40 PT employees. . In the spirit of representative town government, Buchanan’s future strategic directives include striving for organizational excellence; improving and maintaining infrastructure; sustaining strong fiscal health; supporting community and economic development and safeguarding public health, safety and welfare.

Require Bachelor’s degree in public administration or related field; prefer Master’s Degree with at least 3 years municipal management experience. Residency is encouraged.  Salary DOQ (Current Salary is $83K).Desire a strong background in budget development/municipal finance, public works and engineering management; human resources management; organizational leadership skills and the ability to cultivate positive and productive relationships with the town board, staff and community members.  The successful candidate will demonstrate a high level of integrity; a strong work ethic (commitment to public service); open and positive communication skills and stable tenures in previous positions. Visit the community website at

Send cover letter, resume, salary history and references to Public Administration Associates, LLC, Attn: Kevin Brunner, Partner;  1155 W. South Street Whitewater WI 53190; e-mail; phone 262-903-9509, by August 1, 2017.  Confidentiality must be requested by applicant and cannot be guaranteed for finalists.