Development Assistant – P3 Pickaway County

Oct 15, 2021 | Jobs

As the economic development agent for Pickaway County and its municipalities, P3 has three main objectives: promote and market the advantages of locating business in the county; promote a stronger business environment by facilitating retention and expansion efforts of local employers; and deliver a seamless network of economic development services and value-added programs to existing businesses, local government, and prospective companies throughout Pickaway County.

The Development Assistant will support the Executive Director and Assistant Director with the day-to-day operations of the organization: provide clerical support to include acting as primary receptionist, schedule meetings, organize files & compose correspondence; plan & organize P3 special events and meetings, organize P3 board & committee, and Pickaway County Port Authority (PCPA) meetings, take minutes of P3 board & committee meetings.

Other duties as assigned.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Coordinates all meetings, including but not limited to: P3 Board of Directors meetings, PCPA meetings, Executive Committee and other board committee meetings, special events, and other P3 related meetings.
  • Organizes invitations, RSVP’s, the selection and management of meeting facilities, coordination of stakeholders.
  • Provides a wide variety of administrative and clerical support, including but not limited to: front desk receptionist duties, maintaining filing systems, updating and maintaining contact databases, handling inquiries and directing them to team members, taking and maintaining meeting minutes.
  • Coordinate community outreach and various communication and marketing tasks as needed.
  • Manage website updates, and outward facing operations related to social media and public relations.
  • Assist in the development and coordination of a P3/community marketing plan to include various channels (print, website, social media)
  • Assist in management of data for the projects, site and building databases, record retention, and other duties related to project tracking and in real estate database functions.
  • Assist in every aspect and phase of economic and community development projects as needed.
  • Opportunity to represent P3 outwardly at specific community, business, and stakeholder functions.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Desired Skills & Experience

  • Professionalism and discretion in handling highly confidential matters are essential.
  • Excellent communication, research, and organizational skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced team environment.
  • Ability to multitask, set priorities and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to represent the organization outwardly: professionalism, interpersonal communication, and ability to work in a public environment required.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to occasionally work outside of normal work hours to accommodate meetings and events.
  • Ability to work independently with little or no supervision. Self-starter who can exercise initiative and independent judgment.
  • A collaborative attitude, self-determination, and appreciation of community culture.
  • Knowledge of social media and websites.
  • Public relations, government relations, political or public-policy experience preferred.


Benefits & Compensation

  • Full-time position with regular business hours and schedule flexibility. • Competitive pay, negotiable based upon relevant experience.
  • Paid vacation and leave.
  • Fast-paced, entrepreneurial, and innovative organizational culture.

Please submit resume and cover letter to Ryan Scribner at .

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