Entrepreneurial Support, Business Development, and Workforce Development positions available in Sandusky & Norwalk, Ohio
This shared position between Erie County Economic Development Corp. & Norwalk Economic Development Corp. will support entrepreneurs in Erie & Huron Counties through the RISE program (Regional Incubator for Sustainability & Entrepreneurship). The Coordinator will serve as clients primary liaison and work with RISE business advisors to help entrepreneurs meet their goals for their new venture. In addition to client relationship management, the Coordinator will develop programming and promotion opportunities for RISE. Read the details at https://bit.ly/RISECoordinator
Coordinator, Business Development
This position will be based in Sandusky and support Erie County Economic Development Corporation’s marketing efforts and business retention, expansion, and attraction services. Skills in communications and research desired along with a familiarity with real estate. Read the details at https://bit.ly/ECEDCCoordinator
Director, Firelands Forward
The Firelands Forward Director leads a workforce development collaborative serving Erie, Huron, & Ottawa Counties. With a small team and committed stakeholders, the Director will design and execute programs and partnerships to attract, retain, and develop talent in north central Ohio. Candidates should have 5 years relevant professional experience in human resources or workforce development. Familiarity with labor market needs and project management necessary. Interviews are underway. Review the full description and apply as soon as possible – https://bit.ly/ffdirector.
To apply for any role, please email a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications are being reviewed as received.
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