BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER-RURAL Recruitment #18-A1-1225 Date Opened: 6/19/2018 8:00:00 AM ...
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER-RURAL Recruitment #18-A1-1225 Date Opened: 6/19/2018 8:00:00 AM Closing Date: Open until filled Hiring Range: $55,283-$80,408 Department: ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Job Type: Open and Competitive Full/Part-Time: Full-Time Eligible For: Full Benefits Reg/Temp: Regular JOB DESCRIPTION If you are a creative and energetic professional who has a passion for rural businesses, you could be just what we are looking for. The Loudoun County Department of Economic Development has an immediate opening for a Rural Business Development Manager. Loudoun has a diverse and thriving rural economy, and this professional will lead our efforts with animal agriculture and emerging opportunities for traditional row crop producers, while increasing support of our rural economy through additional ombudsman assistance and business retention programming. This is a great opportunity, and there is no better place to be an economic developer than Northern Virginia. Loudoun County, Virginia is one of the fastest-growing residential and commercial markets in the United States and has been one of the country's biggest economic development success stories over the past decade. Known as Washington "DC's Technology Corridor" and "DC's Wine Country," Loudoun is home to Dulles International Airport and is only minutes from the nation's capital. If you would like to join our dynamic team in making a valued difference in the Loudoun community, we invite you to apply. JOB REQUIREMENTS Requires any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Master's degree in an agriculture related science with a minimum 2 years of related experience. Experience in effective delivery of programs and communication with agriculture producers, public service agencies, and local decision makers is strongly preferred. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS Early morning, evening and weekend work is required for special events and meetings. Travel as required. POST CONDITIONAL OFFER CONTINGENCIES Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check, credit check and DMV driving record check. Click on a link below to apply for this position: Fill out the Application NOW using the Internet.