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Community Development Director, City of Killdeer

POSITION OVERVIEW The Community Development Director plans, organizes and implements community and economic development functions from conception to completion, including business retention, business attraction and incentive programs, research and planning; performs a variety of responsible administrative, professional and technical tasks. Implements community development goals and objectives for the city, interfaces and coordinates with the community, local businesses and various departments and staff. Works with City Hall on additional items as necessary. This Job Description is not a contract and is subject to change.

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Rural Development Services Director, NDARECs

POSITION OVERVIEW The North Dakota Association of Rural Electric Cooperatives (NDAREC) in Mandan, ND, is accepting applications for a Rural Development Services Director. This is a great opportunity for an energetic, outside-of-the-box thinking person with a passion for rural North Dakota and who wants to help keep rural North Dakota towns vibrant. This position is responsible for managing and overseeing various programs and initiatives related to rural development. The Rural Development Services Director will plan, budget and report on the work done, as well as coordinate with other organizations and entities to support rural development efforts.Salary Range: $101,000 – $122,000, dependent on experience.Qualifications • Bachelor’s degree and at least three years’ experience working with small business, cooperatives, rural communities, economic development, or business development related fields; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. • Experience in business development/administration, financing, and community organization. Additional education or experience in related fields include law, accounting, business administration, economics, public administration, or communications. Preferably field experience with disadvantaged communities or in North Dakota at the local or state level. • Also, supervisory and board governance experience is desirable.

Application Deadline: April 22, 2024

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