Colorado Counties, Inc. seeks an Executive Director with prior executive level leadership in local government association or non-profit environment, direct exposure to Colorado and national legislative process and advocacy, strong understanding of Colorado local government structure and operations and ability to work collaboratively with affiliated organizations.
The Executive Directors reports to an 8 member board of directors, manages a staff of 8, an annual operating budget of $1.2 million and an extensive service program. Candidates must have strong management, strategic planning, financial, communications and political skills, including sensitivity to members’ wide range of perspectives on public policy issues.
A Bachelor’s Degree in political science, public administration or related field is required with an advanced degree preferred. A minimum of 5 years related experience. Limited state and national travel is also required.
Additional Salary Information: Generous benefits package and salary commensurate with experience. Please include salary requirements.
About COLORADO COUNTIES INC
CCI is a non-profit, membership association whose purpose is to offer assistance to county commissioners, mayors and councilmembers and to encourage counties to work together on common issues. Governed by a board of directors consisting of eight commissioners from across the state, our focus is on information, education and legislative representation. We strive to keep our members up-to-date on issues that directly impact county operations. At the same time, we work to present a united voice to the Colorado General Assembly and other government and regulatory bodies to help shape the future.