ECONOMIC REDEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR
The City of Winchester (VA) is seeking applicants for the position of Economic Redevelopment Director. Selected candidate must perform complex professional and administrative work in directing the activities of City revitalization efforts. Reporting to the City Manager, this position also serves as the Executive Director of the Economic Development Authority.
Duties include recruiting and retaining businesses in Winchester; assist realtors with selling and leasing of property in Winchester for commercial and residential uses; formulates and executes long range strategic plans and development goals; serves as lead on strategic plan project teams regarding economic and community develop efforts; and administers Enterprise Zone and other Economic Development incentive programs.
Bachelorâ€™s degree in urban planning, business, or related field and considerable experience in real estate, marketing, commercial and industrial site revitalization planning and development, International Economic Development Council (IEDC) certification, or the ability to obtain within three (3) years, and supervisory experience required. A Masterâ€™s Degree is preferred.
Salary Range: $74,089.60 - $118,539.20. OPEN UNTIL FILLED.
Information contained in this posting is representative only. For a listing of all formal job duties, responsibilities, and requirements, please refer to the official job description for this position posted online at www.winchesterva.gov/employment or contact the Winchester Human Resources Department at 540-667-1815. We are an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer.
Date Posted: April 18, 2014