County Manager

County of La Plata, CO

Job Details

  • Job Function: Chief Administrator (City/County Manager)
  • Credential: Preferred
  • Salary: $145,000 - $160,000. DOQ
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 51,334
  • Where: 1101 E. 2nd Ave , Durango, CO 81301
  • Form of Government: County council-administrator/mgr

Post Date: Jan 11 2019

Deadline: Feb 15 2019


The BoCC is seeking a strong, visionary leader with solid management, organizational and financial skills. The County Manager will provide leadership, focus and direction to the BoCC, the Leadership Team, and community as a whole. Critical success factors for the new County Manager will include strategic planning, economic development, financial oversight, regionalism, succession planning, collaboration and consensus-building skills, innovative problem solving, long and short-term planning, and strong, enthusiastic leadership. The new County Manager will have a minimum of a Bachelor's degree from an accredited 4 yr college or university in Public or Business Administration or closely related field, Master’s degree strongly preferred; and 8-10 years of increasingly responsible public sector experience.

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