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This position is one of two Deputy Division Director positions within the Planning and Economic Development Division. This newly created Division manages major economic development initiatives, supports small businesses, maintains Gwinnett’s 2040 Unified Plan, creates, and implements master plans, and provides support to the County’s existing neighborhoods through community-based planning and outreach efforts. This Deputy Division Director provides strategic leadership and direction to the Division’s Economic Development Section. This position supports the Division Director by overseeing and leading strategic planning and economic development initiatives, collaborating with various stakeholders, including government officials, community members, and other relevant organizations, and fostering economic growth, attracting businesses, and creating job opportunities.
Public Speaking Duties
Public engagement activities such as community meetings and workshops.
Master's degree in Urban Planning, Public Administration, Economic Development or a related field
Four years experience as a manager
Proven experience in an economic development role
Strong knowledge of economic development principles, strategies, and best practices
Familiarity with local government operations and policies