Date Posted: 7/26/2020 10:51:07 AM
City of Erlanger Job Posting for Director of Economic Development / Assistant City Administrator
THE CITY OF ERLANGER:
The City of Erlanger’s Mission Statement is “Performing Collectively to Provide Exemplary Service for Our Community with Integrity and Pride.” Erlanger has a population of 18,840 and is located in Kenton County, Kentucky. Erlanger is the third largest city in Kenton County by population and square miles and is 6 miles southwest of Cincinnati, Ohio. The staffing includes 110 employees and has an annual budget of over 16 million dollars. The five departments within the city are General Government, Police, Fire/EMS, Public Works, and IT Department.
POSITION SUMMARY: Under the direction of the Mayor and City Administrator, the Director of Economic Development plans, organizes, coordinates and directs economic development activities of the City development and implements long-range strategies to ensure the economic health and vitality of the City. Coordinates with other City Departments to ensure long-term, quality economic growth in the City, acts as a liaison with State and Federal agencies. Provides assistance to the City Administrator with current and future city operations and planning.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited College or University in economic development, urban planning, marketing, business administration or public administration. Five years related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience in public services.
Salary Information: $71,651 - $101,651
Application Deadline: 08/07/2020
Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, their resume along with a completed job application to the Human Resources Department at 505 Commonwealth Avenue, Erlanger, KY 41018 no later than August 7, 2020 at 4pm.
Human Resource Director
505 Commonwealth Ave
Erlanger, KY 41018