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Northampton County

PO Box 367
Jackson , NC
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Economic Development Coordinator/Grant Writer

Northampton County
Jackson, NC Full-time
Posted on January 9, 2019

NORTHAMPTON COUNTY LOCAL GOVERNMENT
NOTIFICATION OF POSITION VACANCY

Economic Development Coordinator/Grant Writer

Northampton County is accepting applications for an Economic Development Coordinator/Grant Writer. Position reports to the County Manager. This position will be responsible for supporting the overall economic development, coordination and implementation of community revitalization and providing technical assistance and support for business in Northampton County.

Duties include assisting in the formulation of policies and programs which build the capacity of the County to achieve its economic development objectives; the development of data, statistics, and publications which portray the economic potential of the County; identification of prospective industries; and maintaining proper records, reports and public information for the program. Work requires considerable planning and timely execution. Strong public relations and marketing approaches required. Must possess effective grant writing skills, and the ability to research and apply for grants.

Education: Graduation from a four-year college or university with a degree in business, planning, economics, or related field and considerable experience in industrial or economic development and substantial experience in community development; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Apply in person at the Northampton County HR Department, 107 Thomas Bragg Drive, or mail the application to: HRD, PO Box 367, Jackson, NC 27845
PLEASE SUBMIT A RESUME AND NORTHAMPTON COUNTY APPLICATION
AVAILABLE AT www.northamptonnc.com

You may also apply at the Employment Security Commission, 406 Premier Blvd, Roanoke
Rapids.

Grade 76 - $55,381 - $74,482
CLOSING DATE/POSTMARK: January 14, 2019

Northampton County Is An Equal Opportunity Employer And Hires Only U.S. Citizens And Lawfully Admitted Aliens. Northampton County Is A Drug-Free Workplace. All Candidates Will Be Subject To Background Checks/Drug Testing As A Condition Of Employment.