Partnership Projects Manager
The Colorado River District seeks a candidate to fill a full-time Partnership Projects Manager position in the Glenwood Springs office. This position will serve as the primary project manager for the newly created Partnership Projects Funding Program. The Partnership Projects Manager will be primarily responsible for all aspects of the program including communicating details of the program with internal and external partners, managing applications and recommending funding to the General Manager and the Board as appropriate, overseeing and coordinating contracts, monitoring project progress and completion, and short- and long-term financial tracking. As this is a new program for the River District, this position will lead in the development and refinement of the processes involved in the management and implementation of the program.
A successful candidate must possess a strong working knowledge of Colorado water, water resources hydrology and water projects. The candidate must exhibit excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate succinctly, effectively and professionally. Project management experience is required and experience with grant-writing and other Federal and State Grant Programs preferred.
Further details about the essential functions of the position, required background and experience, and skills competencies can be found in the position description.
The salary range for the position is $101,245 – $146,025. The River District also offers a competitive and comprehensive benefits package summarized here.
To apply, please e-mail a cover letter, résumé, and writing sample to Audrey Turner, Chief of Operations at . Application deadline is Wednesday, January 20, 2021.