Economic Development Officer – Municipality of Machin

The Municipality of Machin is seeking interested applicants for the full-time position of Economic Development Officer (EDO). Reporting to the Council, the Economic Development Officer is responsible for developing and implementing community economic strategies and initiatives. Preference will be given to candidates possessing the following qualifications:
– Able to provide creative leadership
– Excellent communication skills
– Sound personal judgement, discretion and credibility
– Good problem solving and entrepreneurial skills
– Broad general knowledge of business and government
– Able to handle a variety of projects which may have time deadlines
– Grant application skills
– Lot Development
– Can undertake research projects and prepare comprehensive reports
– Excellent computer skills
– Able to attend meetings that may be outside of regular business hours
– Degree in Commerce, Economics, Marketing and/or Public Relations or related experience.
– Proficient in current information technologies

Employment Start Date: February 1st, 2021. Deadline: Posting will remain open until a suitable candidate has been selected. Compensation: Salary for the position is $68,250.00 – $70,000.00 per/year and is for a three year contract, which could be extended.

Direct Applications to: The Municipality of Machin, Attn: Tammy Rob, Box 249, Vermilion Bay, ON P0V 2V0 Email: clerktreasurer@visitmachin .com Phone: 807-227-2633 ext.22 Fax: 807-227-5443. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.Applicants selected for an interview will be required to provide references