Executive Director

The Northwest Missouri Regional Council of Governments, Maryville, Missouri is seeking an Executive Director.  Major programs of the COG include transportation planning, economic and workforce development, recycling management, hazard mitigation, grant administration and a variety of other related efforts.  Candidates should have experience in a number of the program areas listed above and demonstrate strong administrative, communication, personnel management and marketing skills.  This position requires frequent attendance at evening meetings within the region, monthly travel to Jefferson City, and occasional out-of-state travel.  For a full job description click here.   

A Bachelor’s Degree in planning, public administration or related field is preferred, and 5 years of experience in management, including personnel, programs, board management, budgets and fiduciary matters is required.  Salary range is $53,000 – $60,000, dependent on qualifications, with an excellent benefits package. To be considered for the position, please submit a resume with three professional references by March 29, to:  Northwest Missouri Regional Council of Governments, 114 West Third Street, Maryville, MO  64468 or email to alices@nwmorcog.org.  We encourage you to complete the Demographic and Equal Opportunity forms, but they are completely optional.  If you choose to fill out the optional forms, please email to alices@nwmorcog.org.