The Northwest Hills Council of Governments (NHCOG) is seeking to fill the position of Executive Director. The Executive Director is the chief administrative officer of the NHCOG and is responsible for planning, implementing, and administering the NHCOG’s work program and budget. The NHCOG consists of the chief elected officials from the 21-member towns and meets monthly to discuss issues in municipal management, oversee a variety of regional programs, and explore opportunities for regional cooperation. The NHCOG employs a staff of four which are responsible for comprehensive regional planning, administering various grant programs, and providing technical planning assistance to member towns. The NHCOG has an office in Goshen, Connecticut. A detailed job description is available on the NHCOG’s website at The deadline for applying is April 16, 2021. Applicants should submit a resume, cover letter, and writing sample (3-5 pages maximum) to with the following email subject line “Executive Director Position”.

Complete Executive Director job description here.