Project Manager, Columbus 2020

Jan 29, 2018 | Jobs, Newsletter

Columbus 2020 is seeking an experienced economic developer to work directly with clients considering expansions and new locations across the 11-county Columbus Region. Requires a minimum of 5 years of experience in economic development or equivalent. Excellent verbal & written communication skills. Strong technical skills with experience in Salesforce or similar CRM preferred. Demonstrated ability to build business & community relationships. Bachelor’s degree. Must have ability to travel regionally and nationally.

Columbus 2020 serves as the regional economic development organization for the 11-county Columbus, Ohio Region. www.columbusregion.com

Please send your cover letter and resume to ProjMGR@columbusregion.com

Columbus 2020 is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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