Director of Economic Development

Application Period: 
Fri, 01/11/2019 to Mon, 02/11/2019
Organization: 
City of Ingleside
Street Address: 
P.O. Drawer 400
City: 
Ingleside
State: 
TX
Zip: 
78362
City Population: 
10,302 2017 est.
Job Description: 

The principal function of this position consists of four major duties; (1) to conduct research and assist with leads and prospect visits; (2) maintain a comprehensive inventory of available land and buildings; (3) assist in marketing campaigns to generate leads and projects for the City of Ingleside and the Ingleside Development Corporation (IDC); and (4) assist various departments in ED grant research, application process, and implementation.

Salary: 
$64,000 - $82,000 DOE
Job Requirements: 

Minimum Required Qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree in, economic development, public administration, business, economics, marketing, or related field preferred.
• Minimum 3 years experience as an Executive director, Marketing Director, Business Development Director in Economic Development Profession; or
• Any combination of education, training, and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
• 4-A or 4-B corporation experience preferred.
• Must have a valid Class C driver license prior to employment. (Must obtain Texas Class C driver license within 30-days of hire per State law.)
• Must pass a criminal background check and drug test.

Submit Application To: 
Application can be found at: https://inglesidetx.gov/employment-opportunities/ Email to: HumanResources@InglesideTX.gov Phone: 361-776-2517