Chief Administrative Officer - Rural Municipality of Corman Park No. 344
Chief Administrative Officer
The Rural Municipality of Corman Park surrounds the City of Saskatoon in all directions. It is one of the largest municipalities in the province, with a population of over 8,500 residents, it is the most densely populated. All major highways leading to the City of Saskatoon as a destination are within Corman Park, in addition to over 1100 miles of municipal roads, inclusive of 300 miles of paved roads that are maintained by the Municipality. As the Municipality continues to grow, this role offers the opportunity of a lifetime.
The CAO is the administrative head of the Municipality and will provide organizational leadership to municipal staff. This position is responsible to Council for providing overall administration of the Municipality and will ensure the effective utilization of the financial and administrative resources. As the principal advisor to Council, the CAO is responsible for providing to Council all relevant information necessary to make informed decisions, along with providing leadership for planning and executing a strategic vision that meets the current and future needs of the Municipality.
As the CAO, you will have strong interpersonal and communication skills, including the ability to build trusted relationships with internal and external stakeholders. You will be a strong decision maker with high integrity and have authentic leadership skills, providing guidance and support for your staff and community. As the successful candidate, you will have a thorough understanding of municipal operations, including: legislation, finance, budgeting, infrastructure, planning, and economic development. In addition to your understanding of municipal operations, you will have knowledge of business, administration, financial management, strategic planning, policy development and implementation, resource allocation and leadership.
As the successful candidate, you will have a university degree in a relevant professional discipline and/or a minimum Class "C" Certificate in Local Government Administration and/or be eligible to attain a Class "C" certificate and become a member of the RMAA. You will have have spent five or more years in a leadership role. You will have a passion for municpal governance, and a genuine interest and positive track record working with elected officials, community volunteers, and the general public.
To apply for this position, please submit your application and related materials through the Boyden opportunities website or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and state the title of the position in the subject line of your e-mail.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those under consideration for the role will be contacted