Economic Development Coordinator

 

DEPARTMENT:  ADMINISTRATION

POSITION:  ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR

 

SUMMARY

General responsibilities include coordinating and implementing projects and programs that support commercial, office and industrial development; business attraction;  business retention; development of public facilities and infrastructure; small business development initiatives; and other economic development, redevelopment or capital improvement programs or projects

Economic Development Coordinator

Type: Full Time  

  • Salary: $45,000.00
  • Hours: 40 hours per week (8:30am – 5:00pm  
  • Posted Date: 04/04/2017

 

The City of Berkeley is accepting applications for the position of Economic Development Coordinator.   

Incumbents provide professional level support to the City Administration and the Economic Development Board; through economic development and redevelopment planning, marketing and research work in implementing the City's Economic Development Comprehensive Plan. General responsibilities include coordinating and implementing projects and programs that support commercial, office and industrial development; business attraction;  business retention; development of public facilities and infrastructure; small business development initiatives; and other economic development, redevelopment or capital improvement programs or projects.

 

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree and three (3) years of directly related experience in an economic development, business attraction and/or development research, community development planning, or a related field.  Proficiency in the Internet, the use of computer software programs (example, word processing, Excel, Access, PowerPoint). Designation or educational experience in pursuit of designation as a Certified Economic Developer from Saint Louis County (CEcD) is desirable

Application for employment can be obtained at the Information Desk at the City Hall. Applications will be received until position is filled.  The City of Berkeley is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Position opened until filled.

Applications should be presented to:

Dr. Terrance Gibson, Assistant City Manager

City Hall 

8425 Airport Rd.

Berkeley MO 63134

 

No Phone Calls will be accepted on this opening.  

 The City of Berkeley is an "at will" employer.

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