Communications Director

Glenwood Springs, 81601 | 05/08/2017 | Ad id: 12806775
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Communications Director The Colorado River District, based in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, is seeking candidates for a Communications Director. The Communications Director works with the External Affairs Manager to implement the Districts legislative policies and strategies and may act as a Project Manager on designated projects. The Communications Director will also assist with the Districts public information and outreach efforts including preparing a variety of public informational documents and reports, responding to inquiries and presenting to a variety of interest groups. Candidates must have a bachelors degree (advanced degree is desirable) and five or more yearsâ(tm) experience in communications or related field. Applicant must also have experience in state, local and federal governmental relations and have knowledge of water resource issues, water administration and water law. Candidates must possess outstanding written and oral communication skills and have the ability to think and communicate on the fly. Travel is required. Please submit a cover letter, resume and a short writing sample (preferably a public information piece regarding technical information) to Audrey Turner, Administrative Chief, by e-mail at or mail at P.O. Box 1120, Glenwood Springs, Colorado 81602. Applications must be received by Wednesday, May 31, 2017.