Waukesha County Center for Growth Director of Economic Development

Posted: October 20, 2020

Full Time

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Waukesha County Center for Growth (WCCG) is currently seeking an experienced, growth-oriented leader for its Director of Economic Development. WCCG provides economic development services to businesses and communities within Waukesha County, Wisconsin. In just three years, the Center for Growth has assisted in over $210 million in capital investments and commitments to create more than 1,600 jobs.

The Director will be charged with setting the strategic direction of the countywide economic development program that includes strategies for business attraction, retention and expansion and workforce development. The Director coordinates and works in partnership with the business consultants of the Wisconsin Small Business Development Center.

The ideal candidate will possess experience in clearly establishing and communicating the economic development vision and executing the vision through strong project management, analytical and communication skills.

WCCG will offer a competitive salary and benefits based upon experience. Initial review of applications is November 6th.

Application submissions will be confidential. Please submit letter of interest, resume and salary history to alliance@waukesha.org.