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Community Development, Economic Development - General, Environmental, Financing, Housing, Management/Administration, Planning, Transportation
DATE POSTED: June 22 2022
Posted By:
Denise Nichols
The City of Windom is accepting applications for the position of Assistant City Administrator/EDA Development Director.  This position is responsible for administrative and professional work promoting, facilitating, and coordinating development activities for the city and performs related duties as required.  Assists in directing the activities of the City departments to include overseeing the development and administration of policies, procedures, programs, goals and objectives, and presents them to the City Administrator as necessary.

Minimum qualifications - Bachelor’s degree with major coursework in finance, real estate, marketing, economics, local and urban planning, or a related field and three years of experience in public administration or community/economic development is desired. 

Salary range is $77,126 to $96,408 and is negotiable depending on experience and qualifications.  Application materials and the position description are available at Windom City Hall, 444 9th Street, or on the City’s website (www.windom-mn.com).  Submit applications and resume on the website or mail to: City of Windom, PO Box 38, Windom, MN  56101.   To be considered for this position, please submit an application and a resume by 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 20, 2022.
Community Development, Economic Development - General, Environmental, Financing, Housing, Management/Administration, Planning, Transportation
DATE POSTED: June 22 2022
Posted By:
Kim Bernardi
Burnsville, MN (pop. 63,417) seeks progressive, collaborative, and innovative candidates to join us in creating a vibrant community, designing places and growth that enhance our community for years to come.  The Community Development Director leads and develops a team of people who implement high-profile development and redevelopment projects, working collaboratively with community members, businesses, and developers.

Burnsville is a dynamic and diverse community located in the Minneapolis-St. Paul MSA Located at the intersection of I-35W and I-35E, Burnsville is a gateway to the Twin Cities offering diverse housing, excellent schools and outstanding recreational amenities that serve as regional attractions.  The city is fully developed with a variety of housing stock, including new developments of multi-family units and senior housing.  The city currently has nine active Tax Increment Financing (or TIF) districts and has recently established two new pilot programs to support housing rehabilitation, maintenance, and reinvestment.  The city is undertaking a comprehensive review and update of its housing, building and property maintenance codes. 

For additional information on this job and others, please visit the GovHR website at www.GovHRJobs.com
Community Development, Economic Development - General
DATE POSTED: June 21 2022
Posted By:
Otter Tail County
Otter Tail County is accepting applications for a full-time Project Manager to work in Community & Economic Development.
This position is responsible for developing and implementing programs aligned with the advancement of community development priorities in accordance with the strategic plans of the County and the Community Development Agency, under the direction of the Community Development Director. The position performs project management duties including program development, program implementation and monitoring, research, community outreach and engagement, marketing, and grant writing and management.
Application deadline is 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 5, 2022.
Economic Development - General
DATE POSTED: June 16 2022
Posted By:
Jennifer Hawkins, UMN Extension Center for Community Vitality
The State Specialist in Entrepreneurship will be part of a bi-state collaboration in entrepreneurship (Wisconsin & Minnesota) focused on developing programs that can be applied in Minnesota and Wisconsin to help strengthen community support for entrepreneurs. The State Specialist in Entrepreneurship will help leverage the resources available through the University of Minnesota Center for Community Vitality and the University of Wisconsin Community Development Institute to help communities better understand the opportunities and challenges facing entrepreneurs across a range of industries. The State Specialist will provide leadership to the development of research, provide programming and training that supports entrepreneurship and the develop models of community support for entrepreneurs. 

This is a non-tenure track, full-time position reporting to the Associate Dean of the Extension Center for Community Vitality. The State Specialist in Entrepreneurship will be based on the St. Paul campus. Some travel for work is needed.
Territory Manager (MN)
DATE POSTED: May 20 2022
Posted By:
Terrie Vaughn
The primary focus of the Territory Manager will be to work with select industrial distributors where we have qualified the distributor as an appropriate selling resource.  There may be occasions where the Field Sales Representative must interact with our independent manufacturer’s representatives to support a key piece of existing business or to transition a select distributor to coverage by a different sales resource.
Community Development, Economic Development - General, Environmental, Financing, Housing, Management/Administration, Planning, Transportation
DATE POSTED: May 19 2022
Posted By:
City of Crookston
The Community Development Director supervises and coordinates economic development planning activities for the city including marketing, analysis of financial assistance resources, and acting as a resource to commerce and industry developers. Serves as Executive Director to the Crookston Housing and Economic Development Authority (CHEDA).
Community Development, Economic Development - General, Management/Administration
DATE POSTED: May 10 2022
Posted By:
City of Bloomington
Primary Objective
To lead efforts and initiatives in conformance with the goals and plans of the Port Authority, City Council, and other City boards in order to: foster commercial and industrial real estate development; retain, attract, and grow businesses; and provide housing options in all forms across a diverse income spectrum within Bloomington, and is capable of assuming the responsibilities of the Port Administrator in the Administrator's absence.
Community Development, Economic Development - General, Financing, Housing, Management/Administration
DATE POSTED: May 09 2022
Posted By:
Baker Tilly Municipal Advisors
This Director role is within Baker Tilly’s national Public Sector Advisory practice and includes advanced project management work across the spectrum of economic development and development finance; public-private-partnership project development and implementation; and local, state, and federal grants and incentive projects.  This position will focus on serving clients and expanding Baker Tilly’s economic development services in Minnesota.  The position will be part of a national team, with exposure and involvement in projects nationally.
Community Development, Economic Development - General, Environmental, Financing, Housing, Management/Administration, Planning, Transportation
DATE POSTED: May 04 2022
Posted By:
City of Becker
The City of Becker is accepting applications for a Community Development Director. This is a key leadership role that will be at the forefront of planning and development.  Essential functions include department administration and management; professional leadership and council/board support; planning, zoning and other community development activities; commercial, industrial and other economic development activities; supervision of departmental employees; budgeting and program development; engagement in community relationships and communications; cross-department coordination. Minimum requirements: bachelor’s degree in urban studies, urban planning, public administration or closely related specialized program of study in community/economic development profession, five years of experience in municipal planning and economic development; budgeting and program development; team building skills; and valid drivers license. For further details and directions for applying visit www.ci.becker.mn.us/jobs.aspx.  Application deadline is 4:30 p.m. on Monday, May 23, 2022.

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