Pulaski - Giles County

The Pulaski-Giles County Economic Development Commission (EDC), Pulaski, TN, is seeking candidates for the position of Executive Director. The EDC Board seeks a dynamic leader for this opportunity to direct an organization that supports the retention and expansion of Giles County’s businesses and the attraction of new businesses. Candidates must have any combination of education and/or experience that has provided the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary for satisfactory job performance. A Bachelor’s degree in public/business administration, urban planning, economics, marketing, finance or related field is preferred. Must have considerable knowledge of business development, community, and economic development. Must have a working knowledge of local zoning and infrastructure. Must have the ability to communicate effectively to groups and individuals, engineers, architects, contractors, developers, businesses, and the general public. Must have the ability to establish good working relationships with other organizations and economic development practitioners. Must have the ability to prepare and analyze reports and data and have skill in the operation of necessary tools and equipment, i.e. computer, word processing, spreadsheet software, social media, online documentation and general office equipment. Please send resumes with a minimum of three professional and three personal references by March 15, 2019, to Pulaski-Giles County Economic Development Commission, Attention: Personnel Committee, 203 South First Street, Pulaski, TN 38478.