Chief Administrative Officer

administration & support business & economic development
Posted On: Jun 19, 2018
Closing Date: Jul 16, 2018
VILLAGE OF CACHE CREEK
Chief Administrative Officer

 

Are you ready for a superior local government challenge and a rewarding partnership with a diverse Council, and a creative and visionary staff?
Cache Creek Careers
 
Here is an opportunity to step into the Chief Administrative Officer’s position in a small municipality situated at the junction of the Trans Canada Highway and Highway 97 in the Province of BC. 
 
Cache Creek has a friendly ambience in an arid climate zone known for sunshine winter and summer. For more information see www.cachecreek.ca and www.exploregoldcountry.com.
 
Over the years, the Village has pioneered creative revenue producing agreements with other organizations and local governments. Cache Creek puts a high value on entrepreneurial solutions that find new ways of providing low-cost services combined with excellence. These actions have placed the Village on a stable financial footing with a good balance sheet.
 
Reporting to the Mayor and Council, the CAO is responsible for directing the entire range of operations of the Village. A well equipped, fully staffed Public Works Department is complemented by an experienced and efficient office staff. 
 
A leader with good organizational skills and some experience in local government will thrive in this position. 
 
Qualifications:
  • Positive, self-motivated visionary, fluent in municipal affairs and policy
  • A demonstrated ability to communicate and deal effectively with the public and build partnerships within the community
  • A minimum of 3 years experience in a municipal administration at a management level
  • The ability to work collaboratively with an experienced Council to implement a strong vision for the community
  • The ability to create and lead a cooperative and participative workplace environment with a cohesive team that promotes and sustains a productive workplace and excellent customer service
  • Good computer skills and proficiency in communication via email and telephone and in the preparation of regular reports to Council
 
This position offers an attractive salary and benefits package and the chance to live, work and play in a unique and beautiful part of British Columbia.
 
If you are ready to take on this challenging and rewarding leadership role, forward your resume and cover letter with a minimum of three (3) related references to James R. Craven & Associates, by 5:00 pm on Monday, July 16th, 2018.
 
A Supplementary Package can be obtained from the consultant, which includes a complete job description, benefits plan, and details of the competitive compensation. Please feel welcome to request the package by email, and following that to discuss the position with the undersigned:
 
 
Jim Craven
James R. Craven and Associates Ltd.
250 -744-9455