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Job Title: Economic Development Director, Berkeley County Government, SC
This position typically provides direction of the day to day operations of the department, staff supervision and departmental budget preparation; recruits major industry and business for Berkeley County producing large investments and jobs on an annual basis.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS TO PERFORM WORK:
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
This position requires the employee to sit and use hands to handle, feel or operate objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; balance, kneel, climb, crawl and crouch; use mental acuity; and walk, talk and hear. The employee must occasionally lift, pull and/or move up to twenty-five (25) pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
The work is regularly performed in a relatively safe, secure and stable work environment. Thirty-seven and one half (37.5) hours per week. Normal operating hours are Monday through Friday 9:00a.m. – 5:00p.m with the ability to work flexible hours when necessary. Must be able to attend monthly evening County Council meetings and various social functions that are required by this position. Scheduled hours/days, job location, duties and any other information contained herein is subject to change. May be required to work extra hours and to perform extra or different duties during emergency situations.
Berkeley County upholds federal, state, and local laws that protect employees and job applicants from discrimination on the bases of race, religion, color, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), parental status, national origin, age, disability, family medical history or genetic information, political affiliation, military service, veteran status, marital status, or any other non-merit based factors protected by federal, state, or local law.
Attorney, Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP
Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP seeks a highly qualified attorney to join its busy & dynamic Economic Development practice team in our Charleston, SC office. We will consider candidates with entry-level to mid-level experience, and strongly prefer attorneys with corporate, tax or economic development background. This is an unique and exciting opportunity to work on economic development matters for our clients located throughout the U.S. and overseas. The Economic Development practice is focused on transactional matters and works in collaboration with many of the Firm's practices, primarily the Capital Markets & Corporate groups.Job Requirements:
Attorneys who are driven self-starters, comfortable in a fast-paced environment, who possess a desire to be engaged in the practice, to develop and invest in their careers and the Firm, and who have superior client service ability are ideal for this role. Additionally, candidates should possess outstanding written and oral communication skills, excellent academic credentials, strong organization and analytical skills. Candidates should be licensed to practice law in South Carolina (or be willing to become licensed to practice law in South Carolina as soon as possible). To be considered, please submit your resume, transcript, and cover letter. We will review applications on a rolling basis and will contact you if there is interest in moving forward. Thank you for your interest in our Firm. Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP is committed to leadership in attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse workforce of highly talented professionals.
Greenville Area Development Corporation (GADC) - Greenville, SC
Seeking a team member eager to create a positive impact on the economic growth and prosperity of Greenville County. Existing Industry Manager works directly with existing companies primarily in the areas of manufacturing, distribution and office/corporate headquarters to assist and encourage capital investment projects and new job creation. Also adds value by advocating on behalf of these companies with different ally organizations to address issues or provide assistance as needed. Reports to the Senior Vice President.
Job Duties include:
Skills and Qualifications:
- Experience with Microsoft Office suite, and Customer Relationship Management software such as ACT! or Salesforce, etc.
All applicants should submit a résumé and cover letter detailing relevant experience to firstname.lastname@example.org. No calls please. Position open until filled.
Economic Development Director – Kershaw County
Starting Salary: $100,000-$110,000
Located in the heart of South Carolina, Kershaw County is part of the Columbia MSA (pop. 800,000+). Kershaw County has invested in significant economic development assets and desires a leader who can close deals with industries that create substantial capital investments.
Other responsibilities include:
Minimum 5 years’ economic development experience and Bachelor’s in business, economics, marketing, or related field. Starting salary: $100,000-$110,000 plus County benefits. Apply online by January 8, 2020 email@example.com Chad Chancellor, 504-648-7716