POSITION AVAILABLE–ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND PLANNING DIRECTOR
Seeking a qualified individual to work with the County Administrator (who reports to the Board of Supervisors) and others to develop, implement, and manage the county's economic development and planning activities. This is a full-time, salaried position under the supervision of the County Administrator.
Education and Experience: A combination of years of experience and/or education equivalent to a four-year degree with time focused on economic development, community planning or other closely related field is preferred. Institutional knowledge of Lunenburg County communities is a must. County residency is preferred, but not required if the knowledge and understanding of Lunenburg is apparent and extensive.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Ability to immediately establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with governmental staff, businesses, elected officials, citizens, the media, civic and community organizations is a must. Position requires ability to perform marketing, and effective oral and written communication skills. Must be a team player in a small office, but also be a motivated self-starter.
Compensation: Full-time salaried position, with benefits. Compensation is commensurate with experience. Terms are negotiable.
A full job description and applications are available at the Lunenburg County Administrator’s Office, 11413 Courthouse Road, Lunenburg, VA 23952. Please submit completed application with resume to the Lunenburg County Administrator’s Office or via email to County Administrator, Tracy Gee, at email@example.com, by noon on Friday, February 12, 2021 to be considered for the first-round of interviews. Lunenburg County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Position open until filled.