Chief of Staff

Economic Development Corporation of KC   Kansas City, MO   Full-time     Management
Posted on June 14, 2024

Economic Development Corporation of KC 

Chief of Staff

An opportunity exists for a Chief of Staff at the Economic Development Corporation (EDC) of Kansas City, Missouri.  The position is responsible for the strategic deployment of the CEO.  They will own an evolving portfolio which includes internal and external relationship management, board liaising, and partnership with the CEO.  The Chief of Staff will become an integral part of the EDC and the CEO’s success.  The position will ensure the timely and effective completion of projects and initiatives of the CEO and the execution of strategic initiatives.  This position will own a broad variety of operations to support the EDC’s work with the board and executive leadership, maintain board relations and operations.  The Chief of Staff will provide sophisticated relationship management for the CEO and Executive team.   


The qualified candidate must be agile, entrepreneurial, detail obsessed, direct and kind, professional and politically savvy, comfortable managing up, and a believer that diversity is a strength.  A minimum of 8 plus years of professional experience in managing up.  Excellent interpersonal skills, strong communication skills and strong project management skills.    This is a full-time exempt position with a salary commensurate with experience.  The EDC of KC provides a best-in-class robust benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, 401k, short-term, and long-term disability just to name a few. A Kansas City, Missouri residency, or a willingness to relocate within 6 months is a requirement. 


Mail/email your resume to:

Attn:  Gayle Price, Administrative Coordinator

Economic Development Corporation

300 Wyandotte St., Ste. 400

Kansas City, MO 64105

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