Economic Development Coordinator


Economic Development Coordinator

Municipality of North Grenville
Location: Kemptville , Ontario
Posted: March 9th 2019
Deadline: March 22nd, 2019
Salary: $45,882 - $57,348 per year

The Municipality of North Grenville is accepting resumes from interested and qualified candidates for the position of full-time Economic Development Coordinator.

Reporting to the Economic Development Officer, the Economic Development Coordinator is responsible for assisting in the creation and monitoring of all development and marketing programs related to the business retention, business attraction and tourism aspects of the economic development program.

Complete Job Description

  • Post-secondary studies in economic development, business, marketing or relevant studies is required
  • Minimum 1 to 2 years of experience in economic development, business development or marketing
  • Superior interpersonal skills combined with strong personal initiative and excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Computer literacy in a Microsoft environment; proficient with presentation software and experience with database management; knowledge of GIS considered an asset
  • Ability to assist with the planning and implementation of economic development and job creation projects
  • Understanding of land use planning
  • Proficiency in preparing clear and concise reports, grant applications, newsletters and presentations
  • Exceptional organizational and time management skills and the ability to balance diverse, changing and conflicting priorities
  • Knowledge of the principles, objectives, methods and techniques of communications relevant to the website and social media content
  • Demonstrate an understanding of federal and provincial government economic development programs and funding opportunities
  • Valid and in good standing Class G driver’s licence
Additional Information

Your resume and references must be submitted no later than 4:00 p.m. Friday, March 22nd, 2019.

The Municipality of North Grenville is an equal opportunity employer committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and work environments.  We will accommodate the needs of applicants under the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. 

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.  Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, 2001 and, in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, will only be used for candidate selection.

Contact Information
Christa Stewart, EA/HR Coordinator
Municipality of North Grenville
285 County Road 44, Box 130,
Kemptville , Ontario, Canada

Phone: 613-258-9569 x 155
Fax: 613-258-9620
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