Career Opportunity: Economic Development Officer
Thursday, August 27, 2020
Corporation of the Town of Lakeshore
The Town of Lakeshore has a population of 37,000 and is one of the fastest growing communities in Southern Ontario. Due to this growth the Town has an exciting and dynamic opportunity for an Economic Development Officer to collaborate in the responsible and sustainable development of growth of the municipality. This position reports to the Director of Community and Development Services and is responsible for planning, managing and implementing the Town’s economic development program. The Economic Development Officer will be a catalyst for change by working with government and the private sector to build healthy sustainable communities. This position will have a hand in creating local economic opportunities while improving quality of life. In addition, this position will be responsible for the development and implementation of an economic development plan for the Town, coordination of economic development and tourism related initiatives for the Town and liaising and collaborating with new and existing businesses, internal departments, the County, the Windsor-Essex Economic Development Corporation, and the Provincial and Federal levels of government.