Mississippi Mills

Join a town where residents enjoy safe living, scenic beauty and an active community life. Mississippi Mills is recognized as a dynamic and progressive municipality delivering efficient and cost effective services to its citizens within the community's economic framework through a team of friendly, skilled and valued people. The Town which was first settled in 1819 is an amalgamation of the Town of Almonte with the Townships of Ramsay and Pakenham and is located about 30 minutes southwest of Ottawa.

For more than 120 years Almonte was recognized as Canada’s largest production center of woolen goods. Today, the heritage structures that remain have been renovated for use as retail sites, offices, museums and residences and will continue to be as much a part of the future as they are a sign of Mississippi Mills’ past. This charming Town with a permanent population of 13,163 encompasses 520 sq. km. It is an ideal location to live, work, and raise a family.

Mississippi Mills Mississippi Mills, ON, Canada
Mar 23, 2018
Full time
This is an extraordinary career opportunity to build on the success of a smooth running municipal operation and to follow in the footsteps of a highly successful and long serving Chief Administrative Officer. Reporting to council through the mayor you will lead a staff of 100 through a team of six department heads. The CAO oversees a total proposed 2018 budget of $14 million. The successful candidate for the position will be a mature, proven people manager capable of, inspiring and developing existing and future, motivated, high performing staff at all levels. Strong leadership and customer satisfaction skills. The next CAO will lead by example, be a motivator, able to achieve high levels of service delivery excellence throughout the organization. The position requires someone with financial expertise, discipline to balance fiscal restraint with efficiency and effectiveness of organization. This position requires a post-secondary degree from an accredited college or university in public or business administration, political science, economics, finance, or a related field; five (5) years of administrative experience in a municipality as a CAO/City Manager, deputy CAO/City Manager, or in a related senior administrative capacity involving planning, management, and implementation. The successful candidate will receive a highly competitive salary with an excellent benefit package that considers the candidate’s salary history and track record of success.  Interested candidates may apply by Friday, March 16, 2018 by submitting a resume and a compelling cover letter detailing how their experience matches the Town’s best interests. Apply by email to: Mr. Bruce Malcolm bruce@ravenhillgroup.com Toll free 1-888-447-5910 ext. 727 Ravenhill Group Inc .  www.ravenhillgroup.com First Canadian Place, Suite 5600, 100 King Street, West Toronto, Ontario, M5X 1C9