The Business Development Manager reports directly to the Director of Economic Development. The Business Development (BD) Manager works within the BD team to support current Wayne County businesses (retention and expansion) and to attract investment into the County from external
businesses. The BD Manager acts as a project consultant to businesses in order to coordinate available County assistance and to perform advocacy functions for these businesses. The position is responsible for supporting economic growth in Wayne County. This role supports the services, contracts, funding, and projects associated with Economic Development to ensure effective service delivery, resource utilization, and results.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Business
Administration, Urban Planning, Economics, Public Administration, General Studies or a closely
related field. Master's Degree preferred.
Three (3) years of full-time professional work experience in the public or private sector in
economic development or a closely related area. Experience in a public agency is preferred.
PLEASE SUBMIT RESUME, COVER LETTER, REFERENCES, AND SALARY REQUIREMENTS.
Wayne County is an Equal Opportunity Employer:
AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alumni are encouraged to apply.