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Chief Administrative Officer

Job Type: 
Management / Administration
Town of La Ronge
Competition Number: 
Town of La Ronge, SK Chief Administrative Officer
Job Description : 

The Town of La Ronge is a unique and thriving northern Saskatchewan community surrounded by natural geographical beauty and is recognized as the hub for retail, government and tourism related services.

Our next CAO for the Town will be a proven results-oriented leader with a no nonsense approach to getting things done who along with a strong administrative team, will continue transitioning the organization.

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 providing guidance and support for your staff and Council. As the successful candidate, you will have a thorough understanding of municipal operations, including: project management; legislation; finance/budgeting; infrastructure, land use planning; and economic development.

The preferred candidate will have successfully graduated from a recognized post-secondary institution with a diploma or degree in Public Administration or related discipline and be eligible for membership in the Urban Municipal Administrators Association of Saskatchewan and have at least a Standard C

Certificate or a recognized equivalent. Prior urban CAO experience OR a minimum of five years’ experience at a senior level in municipal government is required.

This role is ultimately accountable for a combined capital and operating budget of almost 10M and a present staff compliment of 32 full time and casual persons. Salary range for the CAO is $123,500 - $150,000/annum.

Closing Date: 
November 23, 2020
Application Return: 

In confidence, qualified candidates are encouraged to electronically submit their resume, a covering letter, three work related references, and salary expectations to the following address by no later than 4 p.m. November 23, 2020 to:

RE: Town of La Ronge, SK Chief Administrative Officer Competition

Inquires may be made to:
Dean Yaremchuk, Senior Partner
HMC Management Inc.
A CAO Opportunity Profile is available upon request and only those candidates selected to be interviewed will be contacted.