Manager, Research & Commercialization – Telework Eligible – ODOD

The Manager, Research & Commercialization will work as part of the Ohio Third Frontier team & is responsible for the administration & all related program activity of the Technology Validation & Start-up Fund Program. This will include drafting Requests For Proposals, managing the RFP & proposal process, managing the evaluation process through award, as well as reviewing & approving requests for payments & reports from grantees, ensuring compliance with program rules & policies, attending meetings, & working with Division & Department staff on a variety of other activities.

RFQ to Assist in the Development of a Commercial and a Residential Market Analysis

The City of Streetsboro, population 17,260, is located 19 miles east of Akron, 31 miles southeast of Cleveland, 40 miles north of Canton and 43 miles west of Youngstown.  Kent State, Ohio’s third largest public university, is ten miles to the South.  Streetsboro has the 7th busiest interchange on the Ohio Turnpike but the exit is the 2nd busiest in terms of intrastate travel (vehicles not traveling the length of the turnpike).  Streetsboro is located at the eastern terminus of Interstate 480, and the subsequent beginning of SR 14.  The city’s main tax revenue source is income taxes generated by the many large manufacturing companies located within the industrial parks, which are concentrated in plastics, metal fabrication, machinery manufacturing and logistics.

Research Coordinator – JobsOhio

The Research Coordinator is a member of the JobsOhio Research Team. The Research team locates data sources, researches, analyzes, curates, shares, brainstorms, evaluates and mentors across functional, mission-critical workflows. The Research team produces and maintains self-service tools, and performs custom research to help Ohio see and win new jobs and capital investment. To support this work, the team manages about 20 external data and insights vendors and coordinates with regional researchers. The Research Coordinator position includes vendor activity coordination, content curation, and facilitating best-in-class internal and external communications.

Executive Director – Clinton County Port Authority

The Port Authority Board of Directors seeks a professional executive director to provide strategic and operational leadership. The previous Executive Director of seven years broadened the role by becoming instrumental in local and state public management and economic development.

Small Business Program Manager – City of Columbus

Come be a part of the Small Business team at the City of Columbus Department of Development. The ideal candidate for the Development Program Manager is passionate about supporting small businesses throughout the city. The position will assist the department with the small business corridors, programming, contracts, community events and seminars focused on Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs.