Posted on: November 04, 2019 • Category: (none)
Economic Development Manager
A Bachelor's degree in business, entrepreneurship, economics, marketing/communications, statistics, or a related field is preferred but not required. A combination of education and experience may be considered. Candidates who have completed advanced Economic Development coursework through Economic Development Institute or IEDC Courses are preferred.
The Economic Development Manager must possess skills in the following areas: demonstrate adaptability and a willingness to work in a team environment and the ability to take a leadership role, excellent organization and time management, written and oral communication skills, ability to manage websites, proficient in all Microsoft Office products, experience in Adobe products, the ability to keep projects confidential and a high degree of professionalism.
Greater Hutch, the Economic Development Division of the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce seeks an economic development professional to join their team as the Economic Development Manager. Greater Hutch is a private public partnership committed to the economic vitality of Reno County by focusing on new business attraction, existing business retention and expansion, retail attraction, marketing, workforce development and entrepreneurship.
The Economic Development Manager will provide support to the President/CEO by assisting in the support of existing businesses in Reno County, new business attraction, project management, entrepreneurship, and workforce initiatives. They will also maintain and manage data resources, conduct research, prepare statistical reports and mapping, handle general information requests, event coordination, external communications, and perform administrative support functions.
To apply, submit a resume and cover letter with three professional references and salary requirements to Debra Teufel, President, Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce at email@example.com or 117 N. Walnut St., Hutchinson, KS 67501. Candidates are encouraged to apply by November 15th. For questions or a complete job description, contact Debra Teufel at firstname.lastname@example.org or 620-662-3391. The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce is an equal opportunity employer.