Business Retention & Expansion Coordinator
City of Grande Prairie
With a median age of 31.9 and a household discretionary income nearly double the national average, Grande Prairie, Alberta is one of the youngest cities in Canada and one of the fastest growing in North America.
The City of Grande Prairie is seeking a Business Retention & Expansion Coordinator to join the Economic Development Department.
Reporting to the Senior Economic Development Officer, the Business Retention & Expansion Coordinator will be an energetic and personable individual who is able to build and navigate relationships within the community while simultaneously seeking opportunities to enhance City programs. The selected candidate is a skilled marketing professional who will provide excellent customer service to internal and external stakeholders.
This position will engage with the regional business community in order to assess current or emerging needs and identify opportunities to further support business retention and expansion. The selected candidate will be responsible for developing marketing campaigns and strategies targeted at local businesses and representing the economic development department at local and provincial events.
Marketing and Communications
Public Relations and Customer Service
Research and Data Analysis
Special Projects and Programs
What We Offer
At the City of Grande Prairie, we recognize and value that people have lives outside of work. We offer flexibility with scheduling, have higher than minimum vacation entitlements and comprehensive benefits that not only cover you when you're sick but encourage you to be well. We have wellness events, social activities, community fundraising activities and a supportive work environment where you can grow your career.
The City of Grande Prairie is proud to be an Employer of Choice!
Monday to Friday 8:30-4:30
$34.64 per hour
We thank you in advance for your interest. Those selected for an interview will be contacted by phone or email. We will contact those who did not make it to the interview stage by email within 1 month of the closing date of this job posting.
1. Submit your cover letter and resume using the "Apply Now" tab on this web page.
2. Applications will be reviewed, short-listed and interviews will be scheduled.
Note: Once you apply and upload a resume you should receive an email confirming that your application has been submitted for this position. If you receive this email, there is NO further need to contact us regarding this position.
This posting may be used to fill more than one position.
This posting may be used to fill future vacancies in this position.
This posting will be open until a suitable candidate(s) is/are found.
Due to the high volume of applications that we receive per job posting, we are not able to answer job specific questions before the interview stage. If you are successful in getting to the job interview stage, we will be more than happy to answer any questions you might have at that time.
|Applications are being accepted until May 24, 2019|
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