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Economic Development Corporation of KC

Kansas City , MO

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT OFFICER

Economic Development Corporation of KC
Kansas City, MO Full-time
Posted on March 31, 2019

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT OFFICER

 

An outstanding opportunity exists for a Business Development Officer for the Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City, Missouri. The EDC – KC has undergone a complete reorganization in conjunction with an aggressive strategic plan.

Kansas City, Missouri is undergoing a remarkable economic development renaissance. Over $3 billion in new construction is completed and underway in downtown alone and new development opportunities abound.

A Business Development Officer provides site selection, local and state business incentives, governmental ombudsman services and financing options to existing KCMO businesses and companies seeking to relocate to the city.

The qualified candidate must have excellent communication skills, both for verbal and written presentations. Knowledge of City and Missouri incentive programs, familiarity with the Kansas City economy, Kansas City business associations, real estate practices, and finances is emphasized. A Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 3 years of direct economic development experience are required. Kansas City, Missouri residency or a willingness to relocate is a requirement.

Join the new EDC, a dynamic organization on the move, by submitting your resume including salary requirements to T’Risa McCord, Economic Development Corporation, tmccord@edckc.com . For more information, visit our website at www.edckc.com . The deadline to receive your information is by April 25, 2019.