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Economic Development Professional
City of Waseca, MN
The City of Waseca, MN is seeking a passionate economic development professional to lead its economic development efforts. Waseca Minnesota, population 9,737, is a full service community located in Waseca County, approximately 75 miles south of the Twin Cities and off of Highway 14 between the regional centers of Mankato and Rochester. Candidates must possess a bachelor’s degree in business, urban policy, public administration, finance, economic development, marketing or related field and at least two (2) years of professional related experience; master’s degree and four (4) years professional related experience and certification by the International Economic Development Council or National Development Council preferred. A complete position description and application is available at www.ci.waseca.mn.us. Salary range: $45,000 - $65,000 DOQ. Please send application, resume, cover letter and answers to supplemental questions to City of Waseca, Attn: Human Resources, 508 S. State Street, Waseca, MN 56093, or electronically to FinanceDirector@ci.waseca.mn.us. Position closes on July 20th, 2015 at 4pm.
Director of Economic Development
Lucas County Planning & Development
Under general direction from the Chief of Planning & Development, this position is responsible for the design, implementation, monitoring, oversight and evaluation of the Department’s economic development & workforce development plans, programs, strategies and policies for the Lucas County Board of Commissioners, including but not limited to business attraction, expansion and retention.
Learn More HERE ED_Director_05-18-2015.pdf
Pottawattamie County Development Corporation (PCDC)
Council Bluffs, IA
The Executive Director and the PCDC Board of Directors will create and guide the organization’s strategic direction, develop and implement policy, form key relationships and manage the financial affairs of the organization to confront the issues caused by the underutilized and distressed properties in our neighborhoods. The Executive Director will support and promote revitalizing tactics and efforts in the City of Council Bluffs and Pottawattamie County through strategically acquiring, assembling, improving and disposing of vacant, contaminated, abandoned, distressed, historic or otherwise underutilized property. The Executive Director and PCDC partners will then work in tandem to transform those properties and neighborhoods into useable, taxable properties adding to the overall image transformation of the area. The Executive Director will be the primary spokesperson for PCDC and lead the organization in all aspects including strategic planning, board management, project management, community/partner relations and the day-to-day administration of all staff and programs
Learn more and how to apply HERE Job_Posting_Pottawattamie_County_Development_Corporation_(PCDC).docx
The City of Cincinnati is Hiring!
COMMUNITY AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DEPUTY DIRECTOR
DIVISION MANAGER (BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION AND OPERATIONS)
DIVISION MANAGER (MONITORING AND COMPLIANCE)
SENIOR COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AND PLANNING ANALYST
SPECIAL ASSISTANT TO THE DIRECTOR