The Chamber of Lawrence, Kansas is seeking applicants for the Manager of Economic Development position. Click here for more information. To apply, email your resume and cover letter (to include what makes you an ideal candidate as well as your salary requirements) with "Chamber Manager of Economic Development" as subject line to email@example.com or mail application to Chamber Manager of Economic Development Search, The Chamber of Lawrence, Kansas, 718 New Hampshire Street, Lawrence, KS 66044. Email applications are preferred. Position is open until January 31, 2020.
Workforce Specialist - The Manhattan (KS) Area Chamber of Commerce is seeking a workforce specialist to assist the Program Director of Region Reimagined with talent strategies that directly benefit Manhattan. This professional position will be responsible for the implementation of talent-related goals and action items and communicating workforce trend data. Approximately one-quarter of this position will focus on coordinating and managing aspects of the Manhattan Young Professionals program--overseeing event planning, volunteer coordination, program sponsorships, marketing and administrative duties. Bachelor's degree required in Business, Urban Planning, Public Administration, or related field; or a minimum of two years of professional experience in workforce development, economic development, community outreach, public relations or applicable experience. View the full job posting at regionreimagined.org/careers. To apply submit a cover letter and resume by Feb. 3 to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Director of Economic Development, Manhattan (Kansas) Area Chamber of Commerce (Manhattan, KS) - The Manhattan (KS) Area Chamber of Commerce (Manhattan, KS) is seeking a proven economic development professional to lead the organization's economic development program. This senior level position will be responsible for implementation of economic prosperity strategies of the Manhattan Area Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with the City of Manhattan, Kansas State University and regional partners. Bachelor's degree required and a CEcD is preferred. Candidate should have at least five years in an economic development setting with a proven track record of success as well as experience working with committees and boards of directors. A competitive compensation package including relocation expenses will be offered based upon experience and proven success. For more information and a complete job description, contact Jason Smith at email@example.com or (785) 776-8829. Position is open until filled.
Thrive Allen County is seeking applicants for the Economic Development Program Manager position. Click here for the position description or click on the link - http://thriveallencounty.org/news/thrive-is-hiring-for-an-economic-development-manager/. Position is open until filled.
Coffey County, Kansas is seeking to hire a full time Economic Development Director. The Economic Development Director is expected to enhance the economic vitality of Coffey County through the attraction of new businesses, retention and expansion of existing businesses, infrastructure development, tourism, leadership development, and to build awareness of the mission and priorities of Coffey County. A Bachelor's degree in economic development, public or business administration, marketing, finance, or economics from an accredited college or university is preferred. Certified Economic Developer (CEcD) preferred. Minimum of two to three years of economic, real estate or community development, grant writing, entrepreneurial and business planning, or related experience in a similar capacity. Any combination of education, training and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skill and ability to perform the duties of the position will be considered. Must reside in Coffey County within 90 days of employment. Salary negotiable depending on qualifications and experience. Applications can be accessed at www.coffeycountyks.org on County Services under employment opportunities. For questions, please call (620) 364-8780. Applications accepted until position is filled. Pre-employment drug testing is required with conditional offer of employment. Coffey County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The Missouri Partnership located in Kansas City, MO is seeking applicants for the Vice President, Business Recruitment position. Click here for more information. Submit resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Position is open until filled.
Based in Great Bend, Kansas, the newly formed
Great Bend Economic Development Inc. is seeking an Executive Director to lead
the economic development activities for the City of Great Bend. The candidate
should have a strong background in economic and community development, must be
detail-oriented and thorough in a multi-task environment. The position requires
the ability to work independently and report to a 5-member Board of Directors.
Strong communication skills are a must. We are dedicated to building a vibrant
economy and maintaining a dynamic business climate where businesses can be
successful. Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities - Thorough knowledge of community and economic development
planning. Strong ability to present oral and written and technical
presentations. Ability to establish and maintain effective working
relationships with elected and appointed public officials and the general
public. Minimum Training and Experience - Training: Graduation from
an accredited four-year college or university with a degree in urban planning,
business or public administration, economics, marketing, finance, or a related
field. Experience: Minimum of four years of
responsible management or administrative experience in the field of
community/economic development planning or related field. A cover letter,
resume, and salary requirements may be submitted to email@example.com . All qualified candidates are strongly encouraged to apply by November
15, 2019 (first review, open until filled).
Salary is based on experience and qualifications.
North Central Regional Planning Commission, Executive Director - Based in Beloit, Kansas, the North Central Regional Planning Commission is a public development organization, serving 12 counties and 83 cities in an economic development capacity and many other counties in Kansas in other program capacities. The NCRPC Executive Director is responsible for overall management and supervising all aspects of the primary and affiliate organizational operations. This includes revenue maintenance & development, organization planning & development, community relations, personnel management for a staff of 20 as well as fiscal management. The Executive Director is responsible for the oversight of the NCRPC's Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy as well as various other reports to federal, state and local agencies and authorities. Visit www.ncrpc.org to learn more about the organization, position and application submittal. The North Central Regional Planning Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified candidates are strongly encouraged to apply by October 24, 2019 (first review, open until filled).
Jefferson County, Kansas is seeking applicants for the Economic Development Director position. Click here for more information or http://www.jfcountyks.com/619/Employment. Send cover letter and resume to Linda Buttron, Jefferson County Clerk, 300 Jefferson Street, PO Box 321, Oskaloosa, KS 66066, phone (785) 403-0483, firstname.lastname@example.org. For additional questions contact Pam Anderson at (785) 403-0781 or email@example.com. Position is open until filled.