Georgetown MA - Town Administrator

Georgetown MA - Town Administrator

Deadline: August 30, 2021

Georgetown, MA (8,600 pop.), seeks creative, proactive, community leader, committed to excellence in public service, to serve as its next Town Administrator. The current Town Administrator is retiring after thirteen years of dedicated service to the community. This fiscally stable community, with a rich history and hometown feel, is located in the beautiful Merrimack Valley. Georgetown was settled in 1639 and incorporated as a Town in 1838. The community is recognized for its excellent schools, quality of life, and for providing exemplary services to its residents and business community. Led by a five-member Board of Selectmen, Town Administrator and Open Town Meeting form of government, the Administrator is the chief administrative and operating officer of the Town and oversees a municipal operating budget of approx. $33.3 million (including $16.5 million for Town operations, and $16.6 million for educational expenses) and 408 full-time and part-time Town and School employees. The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in Public Administration, (a Master’s degree is preferred), and 3 to 5 years’ experience as a municipal administrator, or assistant administrator, or a related field, MCPPO preferred. Salary range to $150,000 commensurate with qualifications and professional experience. Georgetown is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. For additional information related to the search contact Alan Gould, President, Municipal Resources, Inc. at 603-279-0352, x320.

Resume and cover letter, in confidence, as PDF attachment to:

DEADLINE: 9 AM EST; Monday, August 30, 2021

This document is intended for use as a resource for the next Town Administrator. The candidates are encouraged to do their own research and consider their fit for the position. Information about this position and the Town can be found on the Town’s website

Additional Information:

Town of Georgetown

    Administrative Office: Plymouth, NH | Seacoast Office: Portsmouth, NH Toll Free: 866.501.0352 Tel: 603.279.0352