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October 21, 2019

Redevelopment Coordinator, City of Missouri City (Missouri City, TX)


invites applications for the position of:

Redevelopment Coordinator

An Equal Opportunity Employer


Salary: Depends on Qualifications

OPENING DATE: 10/14/19

CLOSING DATE: Continuous


This is a full-time, mid-level, administrative support position. An individual in this position supports economic development director and department efforts as directed. The position assists with efforts in the implementation of the economic development plan.


- Coordinates with stakeholders in the redevelopment areas on their ongoing efforts;
- Works with parties to the gather market information on available properties, lease rates, lists of owners, developers and property owners, etc.
- Maintains an accurate list of all economic development agreements and monitors compliance with the agreements;
- Attends relevant pre-development meetings with development services; coordinates with development services on related projects, updates website information;
- Responds to requests for information;
- Communicates with the Director on relevant activities;
- Attends related internal city department meetings, economic development committee meetings, council meetings and related meetings or events as directed;
- Perform other related duties as assigned.

Subject to 24-hour recall.


A bachelor degree in accounting, general business, marketing logistics, economic development, construction management, architecture, planning or related field is preferred.

None required

Relevant Professional licenses and certifications such as Texas Real Estate License.


The Department of Human Resources & Organizational Development may consider an equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience.




1522 Texas Parkway
Missouri City, TX 77489
(281) 403-8500

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Economic Development Director, West Fargo, North Dakota (West Fargo, North Dakota)

New leadership opportunity in West Fargo, North Dakota. West Fargo (pop. 36,566), part of the Fargo-Moorhead MSA, is the fifth largest city in North Dakota. West Fargo is seeking a director who can recruit retail, new industry, manage BRE efforts, and spur downtown redevelopment.

Candidates must have minimum eight years’ experience in economic development or equivalent combination of education/experience. Starting salary: $97,880+, plus city benefits. Apply online by November 5th, 2019 to westfargo@thenextmovegroup.com. Alex Metzger, 314-421-9110.

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Executive Director, Development Authority of Banks County, Georgia (Homer, Georgia)

Exciting leadership opportunity in Banks County, Georgia. Banks County is located on Interstate 85 halfway between Atlanta, GA and Greenville, SC. Banks County has had recent project wins and seeks an Executive Director who will continue the momentum in the community. Position will manage BRE functions, new industry attraction, and infrastructure development support.

Candidates must have minimum 5-7 years’ experience in economic development. Starting salary: $70,000-$80,000+, plus bonus potential. Apply online by November 8th, 2019 to banks@thenextmovegroup.com. Chad Chancellor, 504-648-7716

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October 14, 2019

Vice President, Business Development, JAXUSA Partnership (Jacksonville, FL)

Company Profile:

JAXUSA Partnership, a division of JAX Chamber, is Jacksonville’s regional economic development initiative. Using strategic research and targeted marketing, JAXUSA focuses on recruiting new companies, increasing private capital investment and expanding the existing business community. Economic development partners in the seven Northeast Florida counties comprise the strong partnership that drives the business development process.

Job Summary:

Business development project manager overseeing financial and professional services clients evaluating Jacksonville and Northeast Florida as a prospective site for the location or expansion of their business. Cultivate interest and manage a sales effort resulting in the relocation/expansion of businesses in Jacksonville. Ideal candidate will have 5+ years’ experience in economic development or related field with significant experience in project management and in working with site selectors, business decision makers, elected officials and government organizations. The candidate will also have experience working in an organization focused upon economic development in large urban areas with populations of 250,000+. Preferred expertise in Financial and Professional services and will have a bachelor’s degree in business administration or related field from accredited College or University.

For more information or to apply, see the complete job description or send your resume and cover letter to employment@myjaxchamber.com.

Executive Director, Yoakum Economic Development Corporation (Yoakum, Texas)

New leadership opportunity in Yoakum, Texas. Yoakum, within Lavaca and DeWitt Counties, is centrally located less than 2 hours from Houston, Austin, San Antonio, and Corpus Christi Metro Areas. The Yoakum EDC seeks a leader to promote the corporation’s 4 development grant programs and advance recruitment of new industries.

Candidates must have minimum of Bachelor’s degree, economic/business development, or related field, or 5 years previous experience. Starting salary: $80,000-$95,000 plus City Benefits/Retirement. Apply online by November 1st, 2019 to yoakum@thenextmovegroup.com. Chad Chancellor, 504-648-7716.

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Executive Director, Jefferson County, Illinois, Development Corporation (Jefferson County, Illinois)

New leadership opportunity in Jefferson County, Illinois. Jefferson County (pop. 38,827) is located one-hour east of St. Louis. Jefferson County has significant momentum and seeks a leader who can organize and implement all economic development functions required.

Candidates must have minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Community/Economic Development, Public/Business Administration, or related field, minimum three years’ experience or equivalent combination of education/experience. Starting salary: $80,000-$95,000 plus competitive benefits and bonus potential. Apply online by November 1st, 2019 to jeffcounty@thenextmovegroup.com. Alex Metzger, 314-421-9110.

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Economic Development Administrator, City of Minot (Minot, ND)


(Salary up to $115,000 DOQ/E, plus benefits)

General Duties:

Utilize economic development tools including Tax Increment Financing, Business Improvement Districts, Redevelopment Authorities, and assist in economic development activities including implementing development and redevelopment plans, utilizing 501(c)(3) nonprofit partners and marketing. Familiarity with federal grant programs is important. Certified Economic Developer (CEcD) designation is desired.

Minimum Requirements:

Bachelors’ Degree in public administration, economic development, or related field and six years of experience in economic development program management; or any combination of education and experience to meet the job requirements.


Apply online at bakertilly.recruitmenthome.com/postings/2429. First review of resumes is Monday, November 11, 2019. For more information, please contact Art Davis at art.davis@bakertilly.com or 816.868.7042.

The City of Minot is an EOE by Order of the Minot Civil Service Commission

Community Development Director, City of Riverside (Riverside, OH)

The City of Riverside is seeking an experienced community development professional to lead its economic development, planning, zoning and code enforcement efforts. The position is an opportunity for an individual to utilize their skills and experience in community redevelopment and marketing to make a significant difference in the community. The Director will work to grow and recruit businesses, improve the quality of neighborhoods and promote the City.

The salary range for this position is DOQ and includes a competitive benefits package. Interested individuals are encouraged to review the full job posting at http://www.riversideoh.gov/careers/ and then apply.


October 7, 2019

Executive Director, Power Inn Alliance Board of Directors (Sacramento, CA)

The Power Inn Alliance (the Alliance) Board of Directors is seeking an Executive Director to lead and manage the activities of the business organization. The ideal candidate will possess the ability to work with diverse business and community leaders, function independently and be extremely motivated with the highest integrity. Qualified Candidate must possess equivalent to a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, with major course work in business or public administration, marketing, public relations, community development, economic development or a closely related field. Previous responsible experience in a similar organization involving familiarity with the full range of functions of a Property and Business Improvement District including the management of security and crime abatement programs, marketing, business development, transportation association management, fundraising, strategic planning, fiscal management, advocacy and economic development; five (5) to seven (7) years of business management experience with progressively increasing responsibilities, including oversight administration of financial and staff resources. The salary for the Executive Director is $100,000+ annually.

Please visit www.bobmurrayassoc.com to apply online. Position is located in Sacramento, CA. Please contact Mr. Gary Phillips at (916) 784-9080, should you have any questions. Filing Deadline: October 25, 2019.

Research Manager, Greenville Area Development Corporation (GADC) (Greenville, SC)

The Research Manager is responsible for performing a wide variety of tasks that supports the project management/business recruitment staff in the areas of project activity, site and building database, economic development website, and research and marketing support. Manages all research efforts including but not limited to compilation of data/reports and assisting with projects as assigned. Position reports to the Senior Vice President.

Skills and Qualifications:
• A Bachelor or Master degree in business, public administration, economic development, economics, urban or regional planning, finance, international relations or related field. Mastered degree preferred.
• Experience with Microsoft Office suite, Geographic Information Systems, Customer Relationship Management software, and publishing software.
• Core competencies should include strong computer skills, strong oral and written skills, strong interpersonal skills, database management skills, critical thinking and problem solving, proven analytical aptitude, demonstrated success of working with groups and independently, ability to effectively prioritize and execute programs and initiatives in a high pressure environment.
• Economic development related experience preferred.

All applicants should submit a résumé and cover letter detailing relevant experience to dgaudreau@greenvillecounty.org. No calls please. Position open until filled. www.gogadc.com

Executive Director, Business Development Corporation of the Northern Panhandle, West Virginia (Weirton, West Virginia)

Exciting leadership opportunity in Weirton, West Virginia. The BDC represents Brooke and Hancock Counties, WV, within the Pittsburgh MSA (population 2.6 million). The BDC seeks to attract businesses in the energy, metalworking, chemicals, transportation, and healthcare industries, while advancing the retention of existing industries.

Candidates must have minimum of seven years’ experience, economic/business development, or similar government agency. Starting salary: $100,000-$125,000+ plus Competitive Benefits. Apply online by October 18th, 2019 to Alex Metzger, bdc@thenextmovegroup.com. Alex Metzger, 314-421-9110.

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Development Project Coordinator, City of Napa (Napa, CA)

Are you eager to produce exceptional work in the areas of economic development, real estate development, and project management? Has your collaborative work style allowed you to bring value that has made positive impact? Then APPLY today and continue that work with the City of Napa!

The City is currently seeking qualified applicants to fill the Economic Development - Development Project Coordinator vacancy. The position is responsible for coordinating and supporting diverse economic development projects, and using hard skills to assist in local economic development projects, programs and activities while working collaboratively with other departments and external partners.

Apply: cityofnapa.org/jobs

Close Date: 10/21/19
Salary Range: $88,474.00 - $106,903.00

President and CEO, Adams County Economic Development (Westminster, CO)

The President and CEO of Adams County Economic Development (ACED) is the trusted voice and champion for business, economic development, and regional cooperation, and provides visionary leadership to the organization and the community. This position is accountable to the Executive Committee and Board of Directors.

ACED is seeking a visionary that, as Disney may say, is an “Imagineering” talent. We are looking for creative and bold leadership that will transform ACED. The organization must become a champion for, a resource to, and a driver of, business. ACED must independently — and as a partner with Adams County, municipal economic development organizations, and other stakeholders — provide the resources necessary to drive the expansion and attraction of business, at a local, regional, and global level. We are looking for an energetic visionary who will bring fresh and existing ideas to re-position ACED as a premier business organization.

Click here to access the Job Announcement: www.adamscountyed.com/about/about-aced/careers/

Email humanresources@adamscountyed.comm for a copy of the job description only.

Economic Development Executive Director, San Benito County Economic Development Corporation (Hollister, CA)

Company Profile:

The Economic Development Corporation of San Benito County is a collaboration of private and public investors, whose mission is to attract, grow and retain business and industry in San Benito County, in an effort to enhance the economic vitality and quality of life in its communities of Hollister and San Juan Bautista.

Job Summary:

Under the direction of the EDC Board of Directors and initially within a contractual capacity, the Executive Director will drive the initiative to build momentum for economic development in San Benito County, while engaging with its investors, partners and the EDC Board of Directors to design, manage and implement programs and projects. The Executive Director will adopt a passion for EDC’s mission, adhere to the highest standards and quality of his/her work, possess excellent analytical skills, with exceptional oral and written communication skills.

Please apply directly for this position via this link: yoursmartsource.yppjobs.com


Send your resume and cover letter to diann@ypp.com

Economic Development Division Director, Provo City Corporation (Provo, UT)

Position is full-time/exempt, with salary of $81,837-$120,028 plus benefits (medical, dental, life, LTD insurance, AD&D insurance, retirement, sick, vacation, holiday, and others). Incumbent will assist in achieving general plan for urban development, including of East Bay Business Center, Provo Aerospace Park, Mountain Vista Business Center, and other parts of City.

Qualifications: BS in Public/Business Administration, Finance, Planning or related field and five years’ experience in redevelopment, economic development, or similar work OR equivalent combination of education/experience [one year of post-secondary education/training for six months of experience]. Valid driver’s license.

Learn more and apply at www.provocity.jobs or at Provo City Human Resources (351 West Center, Provo, UT), before 6:00 p.m., November 15, 2019 (posting may be subject to close early). For more information, email Jeff Larsen at jlarsen@provo.org or visit Provo City Human Resources (351 West Center, Provo, UT).


September 30, 2019

Deputy Director, Economic Development (Leonardtown, MD)

Closing Date: October 9, 2019

Please refer to our website at www.stmarysmd.com for detailed job descriptions.

Email: smchr@stmarysmd.com Phone 301-475-4200 ext. 71100 Fax 301-475-4082

Executive Director, Delta Strong, Delta Council (Stoneville, MS)

Delta Council (MS) – Executive Director Delta Strong. Delta Council is an area economic development organization representing the nineteen Delta and part-Delta counties of Northwest Mississippi. Delta Strong is a regional branding, marketing, and business attraction program aimed exclusively toward attracting new manufacturing opportunities to the region. This position will compose reports, action plans, and proposals for the Delta Council members, clients, and local, state and federal stakeholders, on issues and opportunities, manage the compilation, packaging, and delivery of data, mapping, and other information critical to meet economic development objectives. To apply or request an opportunity profile please email at DeltaStrong@jci-inc.net

Vice President Business Development - Domestic Investment, Greater Richmond Partnership, Inc. (Richmond, VA)

The Greater Richmond Partnership, Inc. seeks a dynamic and innovative individual to manage the business attraction, expansion and retention opportunities, provide site location assistance to attract new or relocating companies, provide assistance for business growth, and identify high growth companies to locate in the Greater Richmond, Virginia, region.

For a detailed job description, visit www.grpva.com/about-grp/employment-opportunity/.

Senior Economic Developer, Capitalize Albany Corporation (Albany, NY)

Capitalize Albany Corporation is seeking a highly motivated, professional and experienced candidate for Senior Economic Developer. Capitalize Albany Corporation, a nonprofit 501(c)3 and local public authority, has been the designated economic development organization for New York State's Capital City since 1979, providing strategic, real estate and business development services.

The Senior Economic Developer reports to the Director of Economic Development and is a fast-paced position responsible for managing the administration of business development programs, including the Corporation's attraction and retention efforts, lending programs and strategic initiatives. The Senior Economic Developer also assists with project development and financing, including assistance with the City of Albany Industrial Development Agency and the Corporation's real estate transactions.

Minimum qualifications include a bachelor's degree in business, management or a related field and at least three years of hands-on experience in economic development including solid knowledge of the principles and practices employed in business development is required. A master's degree in a related field is preferred. The preferred candidate will have experience or knowledge of project financing and analysis. Flexibility and ability to manage multiple projects and tasks simultaneously and efficiently in a team and independently is essential.

Please email a cover letter and resume to Employment@CapitalizeAlbany.com with “Senior Economic Developer Position” in the subject line. Please see the Corporation’s website for a full job description.

Economic Development Manager, City of Camarillo (Camarillo, CA)

Economic Development Manager
• City of Camarillo
• $108,242 - $146,003/annually
• Closing Date: open until filled
• Under the general direction of the City Manager, this position will participate in, direct and manage the activities and operations of the City’s economic development functions and programs; will design and implement economic development programs consistent with the Economic Development Strategic Plan and City policy.

The Economic Development Manager is expected to have solid relationship building skills; the ability to recruit, retain and grow businesses; the experience to manage goals and expectations; demonstrate effective communication skills including a thorough understanding of social media; knowledge of smart city applications and other technology; and the ability to create and nurture a vibrant and sustainable economic ecosystem. The ideal candidate will be expected to prepare an execution strategy for the Economic Development Strategic Plan in accordance with City Council goals and expectations; and develop and implement tracking efforts to maximize the effectiveness of programs. The Economic Development Manager will need to be flexible and adaptable and able to react to changes in the economic environment.

The position requires four (4) years experience in economic development including two (2) years of management and administrative or project management experience. Experience in a governmental agency relative to economic development or experience in the private sector working with government officials in areas related to local economic development is desirable. A BS/BA degree in fields related to economics, urban and regional planning, public administration, business administration is required. The possession of an MPA/MBA degree is highly desirable.

Human Resources (805) 383-5633; www.cityofcamarillo.org

Economist/Research/Business Analyst, Connecticut Economic Resource Center, Inc. (Rocky Hill, CT)

CERC, a private, nonprofit, business-driven EDO with a mission to grow the state economy is seeking analysts. The Business Analyst supports the research, business development, business engagement and partnership teams, requiring superior organization and communication skills, an ability to multi-task, a team orientation and proven attention to detail. The Economist/Research Analyst performs research and analysis such as economic and fiscal impacts, statistical modeling, feasibility studies, bench-marking and surveys. For more information and to apply, visit: www.cerc.com/about/job-opportunity/