Economic Development Director, Prattville Area Chamber of Commerce - Alabama

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Economic DevelopmentDirector, Prattville Area Chamber of Commerce


The Prattville Area Chamber of Commerce is accepting applications for the position of Economic Development Director.


Summary of Position:
The Economic Development Director is responsible for organizing and leading business recruitment, existing industry retention and expansion, and project management liaison activities that support commercial, retail, office, and industrial development in Prattville and Autauga County, Alabama.


Candidates must be energetic, personable, organized, and demonstrate success in recruitment and retention of businesses in communities of past service along with excellent negotiation skills. This position requires a self-starter with a minimum of 5 years of professional experience with an emphasis on economic development, public or commercial development, or project management. Candidates must maintain a professional demeanor, possess strong verbal and written skills, good decision-making skills and excellent interpersonal, multi-tasking, and time management skills.


Candidates must be able to work well in and contribute to a team environment and must be willing and able to work a varied schedule. This position reports to the President of the Prattville Area Chamber of Commerce. Compensation is commensurate with experience.
Please submit a cover letter and resume to EDsearch@prattvillechamber.com no later than the close of business on July 27, 2020.

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