- Job Function: Economic Development Director
- Position Type: Full Time
- Population: 40,661
- Where: Elizabeth City | Pasquotank County Economic Development Commission 405 East Main Street, Suite 4, Elizabeth City, NC 27909
HOW TO APPLY
Post Date: May 7 2018
Deadline: Jun 1 2018
Email cover letter and resume to ATTN: Jeff Dixon, Chairman, Search Committee via email@example.com by June 1, 2018.
The primary function of the Economic Development Director (EDD) is to maintain and promote Elizabeth City / Pasquotank County’s reputation for effective economic development. The EDD acts as a first point of contact for businesses seeking to locate or expand in Elizabeth City / Pasquotank County. This position provides guidance to businesses throughthe City and County approval process. This position will develop comprehensive business growth across all sections, and improved quality of life for all Elizabeth City / Pasquotank County community members. The EDD must have a good understanding of real estate development process and finance, including understanding of development operating and capital proformas
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Business Administration, Real Estate, Marketing, Economics, Public Administration, Finance, Community and Regional Planning or related field.
Five years of experience in the field of community development, economic development, redevelopment, real estate, business financing, or related field.
Master’s Degree in Business Administration, Marketing, Economics, Public Administration, Finance, Community and Regional Planning or related field.
Ten years of experience in the field of economic development, community development, redevelopment, real estate, business financing, or related field.
Certified Economic Developer (CEcD), graduate of the Economic Development Institute, National Development Council certification.