Town of Hardwick - Town Treasurer

The Town of Hardwick seeks a qualified candidate for the full-time position of Town Treasurer. The Town Treasurer performs highly responsible administrative functions involving the receipt, expenditure, recording and custody of municipal funds, the timely investment of funds and the borrowing of money, and maintains the custody of tax title properties, within guidelines established by statute and professional standards.

This position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in accounting or business administration and additional specialized training in municipal finance. A minimum of three (3) years of experience in a municipal or public sector financial management office or five (5) years of experience in an accounting office or a combination thereof is required. Experience using VADAR or other mainframe-based public financial software system and a working knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) standards and Massachusetts General Laws including Chapter 32 is preferred.

Interested applicants should submit a resume, cover letter and three professional references by July 16, 2018. All correspondence should be sent in confidence to Theresa A. Cofske, Town Administrator at the Municipal Office Building, P.O. Box 575, 307 Main Street, Gilbertville, MA 01031 or emailed to For a full job description and job application, please visit or you may obtain a copy at the Municipal Office Building.

The Town of Hardwick is an equal opportunity employer.