Eufaula Barbour Chamber of Commerce Position Announcement
March 19, 2019
SUMMARY: The Eufaula Barbour County Chamber of Commerce is seeking a Director of Economic Development for the Eufaula/Barbour County region. The successful candidate will recruit new industrial and retail companies, provide support to new and existing industrial and retail companies, coordinate Board and Committee meetings, coordinate the strategic planning process, provide oversight to financial operations of the Economic Development efforts, provide support for Workforce Development efforts, facilitate the submission of grant proposals for Economic Development purposes, and participate in continuing education courses as needed.
QUALIFICATIONS: A Bachelor’s degree in Economic Development or a closely related field is required. Two (2) years of prior work experience in, or closely aligned to a related field, is preferred. A valid driver’s license is required.
OTHER REQUIREMENTS: Travel is required. The successful candidate must reside in Barbour County, Alabama within six months of hire.
SALARY AND BENEFITS: Salary is commensurate with degree and experience. The benefits package will include health insurance, vacation leave, auto mileage reimbursement.
APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Applicants should submit a resume and letter of interest online at INDEED.com or they may be emailed to:
Applications will be received through April 19, 2019.