New Hampshire Municipal Association
New Hampshire Municipal Association

Executive Assistant/Information Technician (Part-time)

Town of Canaan

Provides administrative support to the town administrator, and maintains websites and other town communications venues – both interdepartmental and town newsletter. Candidate must be also able to understand and maintain confidentiality of sensitive town information in relation to administrative assistance and office operations. Assistant will maintain office files, organize town information, and assist in day to day operations of budgeting and town administrative tasks. Candidate should have a strong interest in promoting the town of Canaan and the businesses that serve Canaan. Skills must include competence in Word, Excel, Powerpoint, photo editors, html/css coding.  Preferred skills would also include familiarity with Adobe, Dreamweaver, and basic IT skills.

Required Training and Experience

Experience providing administrative support. Experience working with community communications.  Familiar with html and css coding.  Experience with MS Word, Excel, Access, Powerpoint and Adobe. Proven skill to be self directed. Proven ability to learn quickly. Maintain the privacy of all conversations, communications, and file contents pertaining to work assignments as required by law.

Possibility of advancement. Part time position 15+ hours per week. 


To Apply:

Please submit resume and cover letter to Michael Samson, Canaan Town Administrator, PO Box 38, Canaan, NH 03741 or email to Call 603-523-4501 ext 5 for information.

Position closes 6/12/19.

Salary: Pay-range – $18.00 to $22.97 per hour.

Closing Date: June 12, 2019