Municipal Clerk/Communications Officer

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Municipality of Yarmouth
Job Overview

The Municipality of the District of Yarmouth, known as MODY by the locals, is a diverse collection of communities located on the southern tip of Nova Scotia. Diversity can be found in our landscapes and in our economy. Diversity describes the recreation and leisure offerings. Diversity is celebrated in our people. With a global ethnic presence, the Municipality of Yarmouth is increasingly seen as an ideal place to put down roots, seize work/life balance opportunities and contribute to one’s community. The Municipality of Yarmouth is committed to a safe, diverse and inclusive workplace.

We are currently seeking applications for the position of Municipal Clerk/Communications Officer. This challenging position requires skill and aptitudes around communications and administration. The ideal candidate will have post-secondary education in communications or public relations (e.g. bachelor of communications studies, diploma in public relations), and 3 to 5 years’ experience in this field. Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, this position will be responsible for all aspects of communication for the Municipality – among Councillors, between Council and employees, among employees, and with general public. The Municipal Clerk will also provide administrative support to the Chief Administrative Officer. As this is a newly-created position, there is opportunity to help shape its role in terms of overall responsibilities and how it fits in to the organizational structure.

This is a full time career opportunity with a competitive salary and remuneration package including a range of employee benefits. A complete job description can be found here.

To apply, please forward cover letter and résumé in a merged pdf document in confidence to: hr@district.yarmouth.ns.ca

Job Detail
  • Offered SalaryN/A
  • Career LevelManagement
  • ExperienceLess than 2 years
  • SECTORMunicipal Government
  • QualificationBachelor Degree
  • Application Closing Time27.02.2020 16:03
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