Business Development Officer (Competition #19-66)
|Open Date||Oct 07 2019 - 11:30:00 AM||Close Date||Oct 21 2019 - 04:30:00 PM|
|Position Title||Business Development Officer (Competition #19-66)||Posting Type||Permanent|
|Posting Status||Active||Position Length||Full-time|
|Department Group||Office of the CAO||Hours per Week||35|
|Education||Bachelor's Degree||Experience||3 - 5 years|
|Location||Parkland County Centre||Competition||19-66|
|Salary Range||$77,120 to $96,400 per annum.|
Parkland County has a Permanent, Full-time position available for a Business Development Officer. Under the general direction of the Director, Economic Diversification and working closely with the Manager, Business Development, the Business Development Officer supports business attraction, growth and retention. Through a customer-centric approach, the Business Development Officer acts as a conduit for businesses providing information, recommendations and connections with other county departments supporting the County’s vision “One Parkland: Powerfully Connected.” This position requires well-developed interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills along with diplomacy and tact in dealing with the public.
- Diploma or Degree in Business, Marketing, Planning, or Engineering Economic Development discipline is preferred.
- Three (3) to five (5) years’ experience in a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
- Above average writing skills and proficiency in computer applications, including Microsoft Office.
- Possession of a valid Alberta driver’s license and satisfactory driving record is required.
Rate of Pay: $77,120 to $96,400 per annum.
Hours of Work: 7 hours/day; 35 hours/week.
Benefits: Extensive benefits are offered including an option to join our Earned Day Off Program.