The Port is seeking a Vice President of Economic Equity to review, develop, and implement The Port’s economic inclusion programs, policies, and strategies as well as monitor and evaluate success. This position will help shape and sustain an inclusive and equitable organizational culture as a member of The Port’s leadership team and will advise and make recommendations to Port Leadership regarding opportunities to leverage the organization to achieve broader economic equity in the community.
The City of Powell, Ohio, a growing upscale residential community of nearly 15,000 residents located 15 miles north of Columbus, is seeking candidates for the newly created position of Community Development Director/Assistant City Manager. This position reports to the City Manager.
The Northeast Ohio Four County Regional Planning and Development Organization (NEFCO), a regional council of governments, seeks a talented and dynamic Economic Recovery and Resiliency (ER&R) Coordinator to facilitate regional economic recovery and resiliency planning efforts in Portage, Stark, Summit, and Wayne Counties. The ER&R Coordinator will help lead a regional planning effort to respond to the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic. The selected candidate will report directly to the Economic Development Planner and be primarily responsible for administering the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act Recovery Assistance grant for the NEFCO region. The grant-funded position is initially being offered as an employment contract through June 30, 2022, with the potential for additional employment, depending on available resources.
This position is located in the Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration, Chicago Region. This is a home based position and the selected candidate must reside in the state of Ohio.
“Yesterday’s success does not mean that the City of Dublin can rest on its laurels today. The City’s thought leaders recognize that stagnation results in economic decline, and therefore Dublin must continue to proactively pursue cutting-edge economic development practices…” Dublin Economic Development Strategic Plan
While Dublin has long enjoyed a healthy and vibrant business climate, this has been the result of a sustained approach to monitoring economic trends and ensuring the City’s economic development policies and programs are responsive and relevant to the local and regional business community.