Manager Business Development
Company: Oakland County
Posted on: June 12, 2021
Under general direction, is responsible for the administration
and operation of the economic development - business development
programs of Oakland County. Operationalizes the strategic plan in
the following areas: business retention & expansion, emerging
industries and innovation, Economic Development Corporation (EDC),
Business Finance Corporation (BFC), and national & international
business attraction. Recommends appropriate tactics to alleviate
identified economic problems and capitalizes on existing resources.
Coordinates the County's business development policies and programs
with those of local units of government, other economic development
agencies and business organizations and associations. Utilizes
current Countywide and/or department specific software to complete
Applications will be rejected if the following information is
not provided at the time of application:
- Thoroughly documented work history
- The application is incomplete in ANY capacity
Possess a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or
university. Preferred major in Business Administration, Economics,
Finance, Urban Planning, Regional Planning or a closely related
- Have had at least six (6) years of full-time work experience in
the areas of economic OR industrial development, urban planning, or
a closely related field, of which at least three (3) years were in
an administrative capacity involving supervisory, budgetary, and
related administrative functions.
NOTE: A Master's Degree in one of the fields listed above may be
substituted for one (1) year of the required work experience.
NOTE: Applicants possessing transcripts from a college or
university outside of the United States will be required to provide
documentation of degree equivalency from a member of the National
Association of Credential Evaluation Services (http://naces.org/members.html).
The degree evaluation will be required for application
Possess a valid United States motor vehicle operator's or
chauffeur's license. Out of Country driver's license holders will
be required to obtain the appropriate valid State of Michigan
Pass the complete examination, including the employment medical,
established for this classification.
- Successfully complete the six month probationary period.
You are required to include your work experience in the Work
Experience Section of your NEOGOV application. If you have
previously included work history on a resume you must transfer your
work history into the Work Experience Section prior to applying.
Attached resumes will not be reviewed or considered. Please review
the job posting, specifically the purpose of the position and the
minimum qualifications, prior to answering the work experience
question; and note that only related work experience will be
considered. NOTE: Provide full detail in the employment history
section noting the skills, experience and hours worked per week
pertaining to the minimum qualifications.
If you have completed education higher than a high school
diploma or GED, you must attach a copy of your official/unofficial
transcript(s) that clearly state the type of degree and date
awarded/conferred, institution name, and applicant name; and is in
a format that cannot be modified or edited. Your application will
not be considered for further review if you have failed to provide
this information. Transcripts from outside the United States must
be assessed for U.S. equivalency by a NACES National Association of
Credential Evaluation Services (http://naces.org/members.html).
This documentation must be attached to your application if you are
certifying you have an education higher than high school/GED. NOTE:
This section is used for TRANSCRIPTS ONLY. Other documents such as
references, cover letters, resumes, etc are prohibited and will not
be reviewed. If a job offer is made, an official transcript will be
required. Special Requirements
- Must maintain a valid motor vehicle operator's or chauffeur's
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