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City of Ithaca, New York
Deputy Director of Economic Development
Exceptional opportunity with the City of Ithaca Department of Planning and
Development to lead the city's economic development activities. The City
of Ithaca seeks an economic development professional to expand the City's
commercial, industrial, and tourism tax base with special emphasis on
sustaining the vitality of the downtown. This position is the City's
liaison with the private sector on economic development issues. Major
responsibilities include structuring public/private development projects,
business retention and recruitment, technical assistance to the small
businesses, and grant writing.
Five years of experience and a degree in Real Estate, Planning, or a
related field and experience with public financing sources, such as the
program is required. Salary range for new hire is $56,047 - $64,249
depending upon qualifications. Apply by January 2, 2005.
Submit resume and cover letter to Human Resources Department, City of
Ithaca, 108 E. Green Street, Ithaca, NY 14850 or visit our web site:
> . The City of Ithaca is
an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to workplace diversity.