Economic Development Director

Economic Development Director

The City of Mexico is accepting applications for the position of a full time Economic Development Director. The position implements and maintains a program for the continuing establishment and refinement of plans for economic growth and development for the City and surrounding area. Prepares reports on the various phases of economic development. Meets prospective industrial and business relocation or development clients and provides requested promotional information concerning the community. Provides business recruitment and retention services, works on agreements and contracts for economic development, identifies infrastructure and planning needs, and assists with workforce planning. Degree in Public Administration, Business Administration or related field. Three years’ experience in Industrial promotion or Economic Development is required. Salary will be commensurate with education and experience, plus excellent benefit package. Application and job description may also be picked up and returned to the HR Assistant, Administrative Services Department, 2nd Floor, City Hall. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.  EOE/AA/E-Verify/Tobacco and Drug free workplace.

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