The Independence (Missouri) Council on Economic Development is seeking to recruit a new President/CEO for the organization. Click here for more information. Qualified candidates submit your cover letter and resume by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Position is open until filled; however, interested applicants are strongly encouraged to apply no later than March 20, 2020. For more information contact Tom Waters, Independence INEDC Board Chair at email@example.com.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org . All qualified candidates are strongly encouraged to apply by November
15, 2019 (first review, open until filled).
Salary is based on experience and qualifications.
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, email@example.com. For additional questions contact Pam Anderson at (785) 403-0781 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Position is open until filled.