A great opportunity to work in a one-precinct community (pop. 6,000 with 4,500 registered voters). Appointed by the Town Administrator, this position serves as Registrar of Vital Records, Chief Election Officer, Clerk of the Board of Registrars and the custodian of Town records. The Clerk issues a variety of state, county and town licenses and permits, maintains associated records, collects fees and serves as the Town’s Records Access Officer. The Clerk also prepares and oversees budgets for Town elections and Clerk's office (consisting of the Town Clerk and Assistant Town Clerk); assists in preparation of Annual Town Report; is responsible for the binding of vital records and the preservation and restoration of Town records. The ideal candidate will possess a thorough knowledge of state statutes and Town bylaws relating to the duties and responsibilities of town clerks; working knowledge of office procedures, familiarity with software databases; ability to apply legal interpretations and precedents to current problems; ability to communicate orally and in writing; exceptional customer service skills. Bachelor’s degree in public administration, government, or related field; 5 years of related experience in municipal government, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Experienced Town Clerk/Assistant Town Clerk and/or Certified Massachusetts Municipal Clerk (CMC) status preferred. The Town of Harvard is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Town Clerk. View complete job description here: Town Clerk
Send cover letters and resumes via email to Marie Sobalvarro ([email protected]). Position open until filled; consideration given to resumes received before January 14, 2022.