Executive Director Opening
Carroll County Economic Development Corporation, Carroll County, Indiana, seeks full-time Executive Director.
Executive Director - Job Description
The Carroll County Economic Development Corporation is a pro-active leader in a unified pursuit to provide a dynamic and prosperous economy for the citizens and employers of Carroll County. Carroll County is located in the heart of mid-North Indiana and enjoys a robust agriculture base well-supported by complementary businesses. Within easy reach of two second-class cities and two third-class cities, Carroll County offers an ideal location for business start-ups, business relocation, and new industrial development.
The position of Executive Director provides the opportunity to work closely with County and municipal government officials to develop creative ways to attract new business and industry. With the support of a working Board of Directors, the Executive Director’s focus is on coordinating business attraction and retention projects by direct business support as well workforce planning, improvement of quality-of-life and residential infrastructure. The Executive Director will provide leadership and direction in developing economic strategies to ensure the successful implementation of the overall vision for Carroll County and the successful outcomes for long and short-range economic development goals and plans.
Candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree with coursework in business, finance, economics, public administration, or related disciplines from an accredited college or university, and at least three (3) years’ experience in economic development. An equivalent combination of education or experience sufficient to perform the job will be considered. Experience in project management, real estate, marketing, and finance a plus.
If you are considered for this position you will be contacted. Please do not call the CCEDC office.