Town Administrator Position Announcement

Town Administrator Position Announcement

08/01/2017

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 www.townofbuchanan.org.

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 kevin.brunner1013@gmail.com; phone 262-903-9509, by August 1, 2017.  Confidentiality must be requested by applicant and cannot be guaranteed for finalists.