Economic Development Specialist
The Jefferson Parish Economic Development Commission (JEDCO) is an independent, yet complimentary arm of Jefferson Parish government with the main objective of attracting, growing, and creating new business in our area. JEDCO’s mission is to proactively influence the economy through the retention and creation of quality jobs, entrepreneurship, and investment in Jefferson Parish.
The Economic Development Specialist position facilitates business retention, expansion and attraction activities; provides economic development assistance on various projects as requested.
Professional Attributes and Qualifications
• Bachelors Degree in Urban Planning, Economics, Public Policy or Administration, or Business Administration
• Minimum of 1-3 years of experience in planning, policy, or economic development
• Masters Degree in lieu of experience
Salary commensurate with credentials. Forward resume to JEDCO, Attn: Human Resources, 700 Churchill Parkway, Avondale, LA 70094 or email@example.com. Resumes will be accepted from through June 24, 2022. EEO