|Director of Economic Development|
|Organization: Village of Wheeling|
Located 7 miles north of O’Hare International Airport, northwest Chicago suburb seeks applicants for the position of Director of Economic Development to plan, organize, direct and coordinate economic development activities.
The Director of Economic Development coordinates and administers the Village’s Economic Development program, which includes revitalization and redevelopment; industrial and commercial retention and attraction; and overall enhancement of the economic viability of the community. The Director works closely with the Village Manager in the performance of his or her duties, and works with private businesses, public agencies and developers.
A strong customer/citizen service orientation to the public is a must with the ability to interact positively with the Village Manager, Elected Officials, other staff, developers, private business and the public. Requires bachelor’s degree in community development, planning, public administration or related field plus 5-7 years experience (including supervisory) with heavy exposure to economic development activities including TIF districts, or an equivalent combination of related experience and education. Master’s Degree preferred.
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Salary: $80K - $100K plus excellent benefits
Send resume plus cover letter summarizing qualifications to Director of Human Resources, Village of Wheeling, 2 Community Boulevard, Wheeling, IL 60090. Position is open until filled. EOE
Community and Economic Development|
Village of Wheeling|
255 West Dundee Road
Country: UNITED STATES
$ 80.00 to $ 100.00 Annually
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|Open Until Filled|
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