HTDC is Hiring

HTDC Economic Development Specialist
Position Number: 102461

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

• Administer and implement economic development programs for HTDC including, project management, reporting, marketing
• Support HTDC Special Projects including new partnerships and policy research
• Performs Other Duties as Assigned

RECOMMENDED QUALIFICATIONS

A. Knowledge
• Small business and entrepreneurial development, knowledge of the technology industry preferred.
• General office management practices and procedures;
• Sales and marketing principles and strategies.

B. Skills/Abilities
• Effective oral and written communication
• Plan, organize, and carry out a broad range of complex administrative functions;
• Compose letters and reports; prepare and give presentations.
• Ability to conduct research, present data findings.
• Plan and implement programs for which data or precedents are not readily available.
• Interact with a diverse spectrum of business, government, university, and community representatives.
• Knowledge of effective grant writing is a plus.

C. Education
Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a bachelor’s degree in business, economics, or other related studies. Experience may be substituted for education on a year-for-year basis at the Executive Director’s discretion.

D. Experience
Minimum four (4) years in a progressively responsible position involving economic or grant program development, resource development, or technology-based economic development. Experience conducting research and evaluations; writing reports; making presentations. Education may be substituted for experience on a year-for-year basis at the Executive Director’s discretion.

Send Resumes to: careers@htdc.org

Deadline: September 15, 2019

HTDC Executive Assistant
Position Number: 101971

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Administrative Assistance to the Executive Director, the HTDC Board of Directors and Board Committees
• Legislative Coordinator
• Administrative Support to HTDC
• Perform Other Duties as Assigned

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
A. Knowledge
• General office management practices and procedures;
• governmental organization and administrative processes including legislative process, economic development program planning and development, contracts and purchasing, personnel; and other related functions.
B. Skills/Abilities
• Effective oral and written communication
• Initiate, plan, organize, delegate, direct, coordinate, and carry out a broad range of secretarial and administrative functions
• Experience taking official meeting minutes and familiar with corporate Board functions.
• Work effectively in a fast-paced office with ongoing deadlines and rush projects.
• Deal effectively with public officials, corporate executives, representatives of interested groups, media, private sector officials, and members of the general public.
• Display discretion in matters of sensitivity and confidentiality.
• Proficiency in E-mail, Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
C. Education
Graduation from high school and graduation from secretarial or executive assistant training or college preferred.
D. Experience
Minimum five (5) years in a progressively responsible position providing professional executive secretarial support, preferably a statewide or federal program. Education and experience may be substituted for each other on a year-for-year basis.

Send Resumes to: careers@htdc.org

Deadline: September 15, 2019