Altona/Rhineland Regional Economic Development Board is hiring.

The Altona/Rhineland Economic Development Board is hiring a full time Economic Development Officer.

The Economic Development Officer (EDO) is a highly visible, accomplished professional, who reports to the Regional Economic Development Board. The EDO must have the ability to:
• make good strategic decisions
• demonstrate strong civic and community leadership
• build relationships with economic development partners, the business community, and government entities
The EDO shall use his/her expertise to help define the character and trajectory of economic growth in the Rhineland/Altona Region by focusing on promoting the region, working with businesses to address regional employment needs and opportunities, helping to foster increased business confidence in the region and increasing the municipal tax base.
The Economic Development Officer (EDO) is responsible for developing and coordinating the implementation of an Economic Development Strategic Action Plan. He or she shall have a lead role in activities and initiatives that will attract investment and business opportunities to the region and will actively lead business retention and expansion activities that will maintain and increase local employment in the region.
For more details and full job description please visit the Municipality of Rhineland Website at http://www.rmofrhineland.com/
To apply please drop off resume and cover letter to Michael Rempel at the Rhineland Civic office at 109 3rd Avenue NE Altona, or email Michael.rempel@rhinelandmb.ca