The Village is in the recruitment and selection process for Northfield's next Village Manager and has hired GovHR USA to facilitate the recruitment process. The Village President and Board of Trustees solicited feedback from residents, business owners, and community stakeholders regarding the characteristics and traits the new Village Manager should possess as well as the opportunities and challenges he or she may be faced with should they be selected as Northfield's next Village Manager. This feedback was used to create the position description, which can be found here.
The Village Manager is the Chief Administrative Officer of the Village and reports to the Village President and Board of Trustees. The Village Manager is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Village, including appointment and supervision of all Village Staff; recommendation of policies, procedures and ordinances; and the development of the Village's budget for the Village President and Board of Trustees' consideration and approval.
The Village Board will be conducting the first round of interviews in Executive Session the week of February 12, and the second round the week of February 26. Stay tuned here for updates as the search progresses!