Economic Development Specialist

Location
Fergus Falls, Minnesota
Posted
Feb 04, 2019
Closes
Feb 15, 2019
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Full Time

We have an opening for an Economic Development Specialist, preferably located in Fergus Falls, MN.

Our company’s vision is growth and success—for our company and the rural communities we serve. In this role you’ll be part of that vision by leading and assisting in economic and community development strategy and projects throughout our service area.

For this role, we require a four-year degree in business or a related field and a minimum of five years of demonstrated experience in economic development. We’re also looking for knowledge and understanding of local, state, regional and national economic and community development programs and organizations; a proven track record working with community leaders; understanding of private/public partnerships and experience in facilitating economic development transactions; and the ability to handle multiple complex issues and be flexible with changes in prevailing economic conditions.

We offer a competitive wage and benefit package. Apply online at otpco.com/careers.  We’ll accept applications through February 15, 2019.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.