Grant Development Director
Town of Northfield
Northfield, Mass. (pop. 3,000), a historic rural community in Franklin County, is seeking a seasoned, communicative, and collaborative municipal Grant Development Director. Northfield is primarily residential with a historic Main Street, business district, and recreational sites throughout town.

The successful candidate should possess demonstrated skills with grant writing, administration, intergovernmental relations, and preferably a general knowledge of economic development, as well as high interpersonal skills and a strong belief in transparency, consensus building, and a team-oriented organizational approach.

The successful candidate should possess a degree in planning, economic development or related field and a minimum of two years of relevant experience, or a bachelor’s degree in related field and five years’ relevant experience, or an equivalent combination of education.

Three-year contract, starting at $60,000 – $65,000 with a defined increase each year, commensurate with qualifications. Job description posted on the town website at For additional information, contact Andrea Llamas, Town Administrator.

Résumés due by 4 p.m. Aug. 22 to:
Northfield, Mass. – Grant Development Director Search, 69 Main St., Northfield, MA 01360.

Northfield is an EOE/AA employer.