Job Posting: Economic Development Director -Prattville Area Chamber of Commerce

The Prattville Area Chamber of Commerce is accepting applications for the position of Economic Development Director.

Summary of Position:

The Economic Development Director is responsible for organizing and leading business recruitment, existing industry retention and expansion and project management liaison activities that support commercial, retail, office and industrial development in Prattville and Autauga County, Alabama.

Candidates must be energetic, personable, organized and demonstrate success in recruitment and retention of businesses in communities of past service along with excellent negotiation skills.           This position requires a self-starter with a minimum of 5 years of professional experience with an emphasis in economic development, public or commercial development or project management. Candidates must maintain a professional demeanor, possess strong verbal and written skills, good decision-making skills and excellent interpersonal, multi-tasking and time management skills.

Candidates must be able to work well in and contribute to a team environment and must be willing and able to work a varied schedule. This position reports to the President of the Prattville Area Chamber of Commerce. Compensation is commensurate with experience.

Please submit a cover letter and resume to EDsearch@prattvillechamber.com no later than close of business on June 21, 2019.

Economic Development Director Job Description