The City of Tracy is seeking a dynamic Economic Development Manager to provide day-to-day oversight for the administration and implementation of activities relating to Economic Development. The professional selected for this position will act as the City’s economic development liaison, working closely and in conjunction with, community organizations, such as Chamber, Tracy City Center Association (TCCA), and the county-wide San Joaquin Partnership. Additionally, this professional will have considerable latitude in managing and directing the Economic Development Program. This position reports to the Assistant City Manager, who is the department head with overall responsibility for the City’s economic development, including economic and workforce development. This position oversees a staff of two Analysts.
The ideal candidate for this position must be an effective marketing professional and communicator, a creative problem solver, innovation focused, and adaptable to change. Under the direction of the Assistant City Manager, the ideal candidate will provide day-to-day support for the administration and implementation of activities relating to the City’s economic development. The Economic Development Manager will work with other City departments and external agencies/organizations to achieve the goals & objectives of the Economic Development strategy. This position may also provide professional support to other departments as the City encourages team problem-solving approaches to issues. The incumbent at this level requires a flexible, detail oriented person with high energy level who can work and deal effectively with members of the public, City departments, outside agencies/organizations, and assist other personnel in assigned duties.
For more information or to apply for the position, visit www.cityoftracyjobs.com and complete the required application and supplemental questionnaire by the final filing date. EOE.