Thursday , February 9 2023

City of Fort Worth Job Openings For Economic Development Manager

Website City of Fort Worth 

Job Description:

An Economic Development Manager job is available with the City of Fort Worth Economic Development Department. The Economic Development Manager is to assist with the implementation of programs and projects focused on business attraction and expansion, strategic development, revitalization, small business, entrepreneurship and innovation, and talent recruitment.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage and develop projects and staff;
  • Monitors contracts and agreements relating to economic development activities which involve payments or financial calculations;
  • Monitors economic development expenditures ensuring programs are kept within established limits;
  • Supervise the incentives process as well as the annual compliance review;
  • Formulate, organize and direct programs, specific plans, policies, and procedures related to economic development activities;
  • Support the implementation of the strategic plan;
  • Works with employees on the continuous improvement of department specific services
  • Continuously monitors and evaluates the quality, responsiveness, efficiency and effectiveness of assigned programs, service delivery methods and procedures;

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Real Estate, Economic Development, or related field or comparable education/experience/training
  • Ten years of experience in economic development or related field
  • Knowledge of methods of research, program analysis and report preparation
  • Able to plan and supervise projects
  • Master’s Degree
  • Experience with Microsoft Office products
  • Experience with Salesforce
  • Ability to prepare detailed budget charts, tables and spreadsheets
  • Certified Economic Developer (CEcD) or Economic Development Finance Professional (EDFP) certification
  • Knowledge of principles of supervision, training and performance evaluation
  • Valid Texas Driver’s License
  • Five years of experience in economic development or related field

Job Details:

Company: City of Fort Worth

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Others

Job Location: Ft. Worth, TX, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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