Millbury, MA (13,600 pop.), is seeking an experienced, energetic, and collaborative leader with strong financial acumen as well as budgeting, communications, economic development, and successful grant writing and grant management skills to serve as its next Town Manager. Millbury is a quintessential New England mill town located just south of Worcester. Millbury’s local government is led by a five-member Board of Selectmen, has an open Town Meeting form of government, and an FY20 budget of approximately $45 mil. It has a AA rating. The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree (advanced or graduate degree preferred), preferably in public administration, government, or business administration. Candidates should have a minimum of two years of full-time experience as the chief administrative officer of a city or town. Candidates should have a proven record of leadership, have a collaborative management style, and be a strategic thinker. Candidates should know how to lead through influence and should be innovative, proactive, and highly professional. The successful candidate will receive an attractive compensation package including health and retirement plans and an annual salary of $155K+/-, commensurate with qualifications and experience. Millbury is an EOE/AA employer.

For additional information related to the position, the town and the application process, visit or contact Bernard Lynch, Principal, Community Paradigm Associates at Send resume and cover letter in a single PDF via email, in confidence, by 5 p.m. EST, July 2, 2020, Subject: Millbury Town Manager Search, to: