Franklin County Development Council Executive Director

The Economic Development Director is responsible for the coordination and planning of economic development and revitalization efforts, including managing and coordinating economic development activities with other economic and business development partners in the Franklin County region. The Economic Development Director oversees the management and operations of economic development programs and initiatives within the Franklin County region; and is responsible for establishing relationships with and among the economic development partners and building public/private partnerships, trust and credibility throughout the business and development community.

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

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Director of Economic Development

City of Atkinson is seeking an Economic Development Director.  This is a full-time position under the direction of the Mayor and City Council and focuses on business recruitment, retention, expansion, and the creation of jobs while preserving the quality of life in Atkinson and the surrounding area.  The candidate should possess strong verbal and written communication skills, the ability to make public presentations, write grants, and focus on multiple projects at the same time.  The position also includes administering the website, social media, marketing of the community, and working with the Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce in the position of secretary/treasurer.  Strong leadership, finance, economic development, and public relations skills are necessary for this position.    The City offers very competitive benefits with a starting salary commensurate upon experience.  A full job description is available at the Atkinson City Office, 104 S. Main St., Atkinson, NE  68713 or email  Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume with a City application to follow.  Position will remain open until filled. City of Atkinson is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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