The Borough of Leonia, a small, bustling urban-suburb in the heart of the NYC metro area in Bergen County, NJ is seeking an enthusiastic, technology-savvy and publicly engaged individual to serve as full-time Borough Clerk. Interested applicants must possess Registered Municipal Clerk Certification (RMC) and have at least two years’ experience in a New Jersey municipal clerk’s office as either as a Municipal Clerk or Deputy Municipal Clerk. Applicant must be confident in leading their office and managing statutory requirements, possess solid management, written and verbal communication skills, must have the ability to work cooperatively with the government officials, department heads, employees, volunteers and the general public and be technology-savvy, such as to help drive new digitization processes. In addition to performing all of the statutory duties pursuant to NJSA 40A:9-133 et. Seq., the Clerk is responsible for the following duties: Coordinate and manage Council meetings, attend and record minutes of meetings, record management, administration of local elections, issuing a variety of local licenses and permits, including interfacing with members of the public. Competitive salary (based on experience) and benefits package.
Interested applicants should email a cover letter and resume to Borough Administrator Andrea Wardrop at email@example.com