The Town of Naples, Maine is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Town Manager. Naples is a vibrant and growing four season community surrounded by lakes, wooded hills, and recreational opportunities. Naples is a Rural Recreation and Tourist community with a population of about 4,000 year round and at least 10,000 during the summer. Located in Western Cumberland County, it borders the shores of Long Lake, Brandy Pond, Crooked River and Sebago Lake. Naples is a family oriented community and is poised to establish itself as a great place to live, work, or grow a business.
Naples has a Town Manager/Selectboard/Town Meeting form of government. Naples is a full service community and has a current municipal budget of $3.35 million excluding schools with 9 full-time municipal employees and over 35 part- time and seasonal employees.
The Selectboard is seeking an individual with strong budget and financial management skills, experience in personnel management, grant preparation and administration, and with road reconstruction and maintenance. Experience in planning, economic development issues, and ability to draft and edit Town Ordinances and Policies is very important. Candidates should possess excellent written and oral communication skills, a positive attitude, and demonstrated leadership ability. The ability to engage and energize volunteers and the community will be a key priority in this role. A transparent, collaborative and team oriented management style will be an absolute requirement. A Bachelor’s degree in Public Administration, Business Administration, or similar relevant field is required; a Master’s degree is preferred. A minimum of five years’ experience in Town Management, executive municipal management and finance or comparable experience is a plus. The Town offers a generous benefit package and salary is negotiable based on experience and training.
Send resume and cover letter with salary requirements by 5:00 p.m., August 24, 2017 via email to PersonnelServices@memun.org or by fax to (207) 624-0118 or send by U.S. mail to:
Director of Personnel Services
Maine Municipal Association
60 Community Drive
Augusta, ME 04330
Naples is an Equal Opportunity Employer