City Attorney

Reference: JOB260506
Location: Loveland
Employer: City of Loveland
Application deadline: 2 weeks 3 days 9 hours 4 minutes

City Attorney
City of Loveland, Colorado

Approximately 46 miles north of Denver in Larimer County, Loveland (pop. 73,000, 35.32 sq. mi.) is the jewel of Northern Colorado. The City Attorney is appointed by and reports directly to the nine-member City Council. Loveland’s 2018 General Fund budget is $91.7 million, supporting 755 employees. The 2018 Legal Department budget ($1.64 million) supports nine FTEs: the City Attorney, six assistant city attorneys, one paralegal, a legal assistant, and a Deputy City Attorney. Minimum of eight years of experience (majority in local government), plus JD from an accredited law school are required. Colorado law license, active and in good standing, strongly preferred. Applications also accepted from candidates able to obtain admission to Colorado on motion from a reciprocal jurisdiction. Managerial and supervisory experience are preferred. Residency within Loveland’s municipal boundaries is strongly suggested. Salary range is $145,000 to $170,000, depending on qualifications, plus relocation assistance subject to negotiation, and comprehensive benefits.

Please send your cover letter and resume electronically to:

Peckham & McKenney
apply@peckhamandmckenney.com

Resumes acknowledged within two business days. Please do not hesitate to contact Andrew Gorgey at (970) 987-1238 if you have any questions regarding this position or recruitment process. The brochure is also available on our web site at www.peckhamandmckenney.com.

Filing deadline is March 6, 2018.