DIRECTOR OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT & TOURISM COUNTY OF AUGUSTA, VIRGINIA

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DIRECTOR OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT & TOURISM
COUNTY OF AUGUSTA, VIRGINIA


The County of Augusta is accepting applications for the position of Director of Economic
Development & Tourism. The County of Augusta is centrally located in the historic and
scenic Shenandoah Valley at the juncture of I-81 and I-64. The County has a
population of 75,013. The community is rural/suburban with a high quality of life.
Excellent medical, recreation and public school facilities are available.


The Director of Economic Development & Tourism directs the County’s economic
development program; encourages new industry investment and creation of new job
opportunities within the County; coordinates and executes County’s Economic
Development and Tourism marketing efforts. The Director of Economic Development &
Tourism performs professional and administrative work in directing the industrial,
economic development and tourism activity of the County.


The preferred candidate will have graduated from an accredited college or university
with extensive work in planning, economics, or business administration or the equivalent
amount of training and experience in economic development. County residency is
required (negotiable if currently residing within Greater Augusta). The salary range is
from $77,326 to $120,188; salary is negotiable depending upon qualifications. Benefits
are excellent.


Recruitment profile and county application can be downloaded on the County’s website
at www.co.augusta.va.us under Jobs.


Send cover letter, resume and county application to Augusta County Human Resources
Office, Attention: Faith Duncan, HR Director, County of Augusta, P. O. Box 590,
Verona, VA 24482-0590, Tel: 540-245-5617; Fax: 540-245-5175, no later than Friday,
September 27, 2019. We are an EEO employer.