CITY OF INDEPENDENCE
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT MANAGER
The City of Independence, Missouri,
population 114,000, is a major suburban community in the Kansas
City metropolitan area. The City is seeking an Economic
Development Manager with the Community Development Department.
This person will prepare and manage major economic development
activities, special projects and implementation plans in the
Community Development Department as well as oversee strategies to
enhance the economic development and revitalization of established
commercial and industrial areas in the City. Responsibilities also
include preparation of economic development analyses and assisting
various City boards and commissions.
Qualifications: Requires a bachelorís
degree in urban planning, economics or related field. Masterís
degree preferred. Prefer five years of progressive professional
economic development experience. Certification for American
Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) or Certified Economic
Developer (CEcD) preferred.
You may apply by visiting the Human
Resources Department (10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.), 3 floor, Central
Police Building, 223 N. Memorial Drive, Independence, Mo 64050.
You may also fax an application or resume to 1-816-325-7393 or
complete an on-line application at
www.ci.independence.mo.us/hr. Salary $4,585-$7,256/mo
Position open until filled.
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