Employment
Executive Director of Economic Development
​Title: Executive Director of Economic Development
LOCATION: 618 Harding Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA
JOB SUMMARY: Conducts surveys and researches economic trends, demographic trends, infrastructures, etc. In order to effectively promote the economic opportunities available within the Baton Rouge North Economic Development District (BRNEDD). Promote economic opportunities through preparation and distribution of information material as well as through interaction with business and other interested parties.


Required Education, Training, Experience, Certificates, and/or Licenses:
  • Bachelor’s degree in economic development, public or business administration, marketing, economics or closely related field or related field and minimum of five (5) years of increasingly responsible experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • May be required to have specialized certification.
  • Must pass a pre-employment drug screen, and criminal background check.
  • Must possess valid State of Louisiana Driver's License, with a successful Motor Vehicle Report check.

SALARY: $55,000 per year or as negotiated full time or $41,246 per year part time (not to exceed 30 hours per week.
Interested applicants should submit their resume to the attention of the following:
[email protected] and [email protected] .


​Posted 03/05/2018
Marketing and Development Specialist
​​Title: Marketing and Development Specialist
LOCATION: 618 Harding Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA
JOB SUMMARY: Under general supervision of the Executive Director, the Economic Development & Marketing Specialist is responsible for: 1) developing and implementing pro-active and effective public relations and marketing programs to support and stimulate economic development within the Baton Rouge North Economic Development District (District); and 2) supporting and coordinating activities and programs to effectively conduct business recruitment and development. Incumbent may be required to perform position-related tasks other than those specifically listed in this description.

Required Education, Training, Experience, Certificates, and/or Licenses:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations, Communications, Marketing, Journalism, Business/Public Administration or related field and minimum of five (5) years of increasingly responsible experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • May be required to have specialized certification.
  • May be required to complete a Basic Economic Development Course.
  • Must pass a pre-employment drug screen, and criminal background check.
  • Must possess valid State of Louisiana Driver's License, with a succcessful MVR check.

SALARY: $22,495 per year or as negotiated; part time (not to exceed 30 hours per week)
Interested applicants should submit their resume to the attention of the following:
[email protected] and [email protected].


​Posted 03/05/2018

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