Employment Opportunities

Director, Community & Economic Development

The Town of Harvard seeks qualified and experienced candidates for the full-time position of Director, Community & Economic Development. The position will coordinate all economic, land use, and community development planning in the Town, reporting to the Town Administrator and working to accomplish the community and economic goals as envisioned by the Select Board. The Director performs professional, technical, marketing, and administrative work in economic development and grant writing/administration and supervises the Land Use boards’ office. Qualified applicants will have a bachelor’s degree in planning, or public policy, and 5-10 years of progressively responsible experience in municipal planning or land use; or any equivalent combination of education and experience. American Institute of Certified Planners credential and master’s degree preferred. Anticipated hiring range low-to-mid $70,000.  Cover letter and resume must be submitted to msobalvarro@harvard.ma.us. Complete job description: Director of Community & Economic Development