Sandisfield, Massachusetts, is seeking applicants for the position of Town Manager. Sandisfield is a small, rural community in western Massachusetts with a full and part-time population of approximately 1,000, and an annual operating budget of approximately $3.7 million. As the chief administrative officer of the town, the Town Manager is appointed and reports to a three-member Select Board, and supervises 15+ full and part-time employees.

Working independently, the Town Manager performs administrative and supervisory duties; coordinates the activities of departments/boards/committees and town offices; carries out the policies of the Select Board; acts as liaison between Select Board and departments/boards/committees of the town.

A bachelor’s (master’s preferred) in public administration, business, or a related field required. Minimum of five years of supervisory experience required. Candidates with comparable work and management experience are encouraged to apply. Familiarity with Massachusetts municipal law a plus. Excellent communication skills and interacting with the public is required. Applicants should be well versed in municipal operations and management, municipal finance, grant writing, and conflict resolution.

Position is full-time (non-remote) with a minimum of four evenings per month. Must be available in emergency situations. Residency encouraged but not required. Salary commensurate with experience.

A full job description and application are available on the town website, Please send resume, cover letter, and completed employment application to no later than Aug. 16. Position will remain open until filled.