EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT TO THE TOWN MANAGER/HUMAN RESOURCES SPECIALIST
The Town of Hartford, Vermont is seeking a qualified candidate for the Full-Time position of Executive Assistant to the Town Manager/Human Resource Specialist. The Incumbent performs a wide variety of administrative (inc. secretarial) and Human Resources functions in support of the Town and the Town Manager. Overall, this full-time high profile position, is responsible for overseeing the daily administrative services and activities within the Town’s executive offices and for providing support to the Town Manager.
Must possess a minimum of an Associates Degree in business, management, paralegal, human resources management or other applicable field. The Incumbent must possess and be able to demonstrate excellent communication abilities including reading, writing and commonly used computer programs (MS Office, etc.). In addition, the Incumbent will have a minimum of three years experience in a public setting and/or responsible business environment reflecting three years of progressive experience demonstrating both his/her technical skills which demonstrate the above qualifications. Must be organized, able to work under pressure and meet deadlines. Should be a team player, able to establish and maintain excellent working relationships with employees, elected officials and the public. The Incumbent will as a normal course of his/her affairs be required to conduct or participate in official meetings of the Board and/or Manager. Such meetings may take place in all types of weather conditions throughout the year (day, night, heat, cold, etc.). The Incumbent may be required to attend various evening/holiday/weekend meetings over the normal course of the year.
A combination of experience and education demonstrating the above required skills and abilities will be considered. Salary is commensurate with experience. Excellent benefit package. Submit cover letter, resume & three professional references to: Town of Hartford, Attn: Lana Livingston, Administrative Assistant, 171 Bridge Street, WRJ, VT 05001 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Submission deadline Friday, 4/13/18. The Town of Hartford is an Equal Opportunity Employer.