DICKENSON COUNTY, VIRGINIA
Invites applications for the position of:
DIRECTOR OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
SALARY: Commensurate with education, knowledge, skills and experience.
OPENING DATE: May 25, 2021
CLOSING DATE: July 1, 2021
JOB TYPE: Full Time Position
REQUIRED: Job application and resume is required.
The DIRECTOR OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT (Director) is a key member of the County Administrator’s Executive Leadership Team with the responsibility of planning, directing, managing, and supervising the day-to-day economic development operations for the County and the Industrial Development Authority of Dickenson County, Virginia (IDA). Operating within broad general policy guidelines and in alignment with the County Administrator, the Director exercises substantial latitude and discretion to achieve effective and efficient utilization of resources to manage the implementation of the County’s and the IDA’s joint Economic Development Plan.
In consultation with the IDA, the position of Director of Economic Development shall be appointed by the Dickenson County Board of Supervisors and serves under the direction of the County Administrator. The Director shall also provide all required and necessary administrative and supervisory services required by the IDA to implement the Economic Development Plan, and to fully implement and utilize the IDA’s statutory powers and duties for accomplishment of same. However, the County Administrator at his or her discretion, may delegate in writing to the IDA, the authority and responsibility to supervise and manage the day-to-day job functions of the Director. The Director serves at the will and pleasure of the Dickenson County Board of Supervisors, subject to input of the IDA.
JOB DESCRIPTION, FUNCTIONS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
For a full job description, functions and qualifications a copy of the job description may be obtained on the County’s website at www.dickensonva.org.
Applications may be obtained in the County Administrator’s office Monday thru Friday, between the hours of 8:30 A.M. and 4:30 P.M or on the County’s website at www.dickensonva.org.
DICKENSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Authorized by Larry K. Barton, County Administrator