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City and County of Broomfield, Colorado Director of City and County Vitality

September 14, 2020 by Judi Pickell

Website City & County of Broomfield

Prothman is helping the City and County of Broomfield, Colorado find their next Director of City and County Vitality!


Salary: $113,256 – $153,296 DOQ


Apply by this Sunday September 13, 2020 by clicking here or by visiting!


The Position:

Under the administrative direction of the City/County Manager, the Director of City and County Vitality directs the development and implementation of policies and programs of the department which include developing an overall vision for Broomfield’s economy consistent with and supportive of the City Council’s economic development goals and Broomfield’s Comprehensive Plan, and Long Range Financial Plan. The Director identifies opportunities and actions to support the overall vision and other programs to include workforce planning and coordinating the services with other departments/divisions, supports efforts to provide workforce and affordable housing, provide leadership and direction in developing economic development strategies, and develops and implements plans, strategies, and activities to ensure the successful implementation of the overall vision for Broomfield’s economy and the successful outcomes of short and long-range economic development goals and plans.


The Community: 

Located equidistant between Denver and Boulder Colorado with a Colorado Rocky Mountain back-drop, the City and County of Broomfield is 1 of 2 city and county governments in Colorado, and only 1 of 40 in the entire U.S. The area is nestled in one of the nation’s strongest metropolitan economies, offers over 300 days of sunshine each year, and is a safe, active, vibrant community with strong school districts and a strong housing market. Broomfield has taken a balanced approach to development and offers the estimated 66,529 residents a careful mix of residential and commercial land use, with generous open land space, parks, and natural areas for recreation. The region offers 70 miles of on-street bike lanes, 90 multi-use (walking and biking) paths, a multimodal transportation network, and high-speed internet. With more than 281 miles of trails, 8,000 acres of open lands, 700 acres of developed parks, 45 playgrounds, residents enjoy opportunities for hiking, mountain and road biking, fishing, boating, kayaking, skiing, and golfing. For those looking to stay inside, Broomfield residents have access to many shopping amenities ranging from independent retailers to a super-regional shopping mall that has over 200 shops and restaurants and is the North Denver Metro’s premier shopping, dining, and entertainment destination. Arista, located along U.S. 36, is an entertainment district with superior access to multiple transit options. Home to Broomfield’s 1STBANK Center, Arista attracts people from all over the Metro Denver region to enjoy shopping, concerts, comedy shows, and more!


The City/County

Featuring a council-manager form of government, Broomfield’s City Council also functions as the County Board of Commissioners which consists of a 10-member board with a Mayor. Citizens elect 2 council members for each of Broomfield’s 5 wards to serve staggered 4-year terms. The Mayor is the leader of the board and is elected at-large for a 2-year term. The City and County Manager, as the chief executive officer of Broomfield’s municipal government, oversees 15 departments. The current budget calls for 853.80 FTEs along with several hundred seasonal and temporary employees. The City’s 2020 budget includes $152,502,863 for operations, $58,260,723 in capital improvement plan and $23,178,537 in debt services.


Please visit to review the detailed position profile, total compensation package, and to apply online.


Also, please help the City & County of Broomfield by forwarding this job announcement to those you know who might be ready for this career move.


Thank you for your time!


Sonja Prothman

Prothman Company


Prothman specializes in providing national executive recruitment services to clients in cities, counties, special districts, and other governmental agencies throughout the western United States.  Founded and incorporated in 2001, Prothman is an industry leader known and respected for outstanding customer service, quality candidate pools, and our depth of knowledge of local government. 

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