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Peterborough County: General Manager of Economic Development

Come join Peterborough County’s Economic Development Division!

As the General Manager of Economic Development, you will lead a dedicated team in developing and implementing a dynamic economic development program. In this role, you will drive forward economic initiatives and programs, working collaboratively with our eight local townships and the City of Peterborough to advance economic opportunities. If you’re passionate about fostering growth and making an impact on Peterborough County’s development, we invite you to be a part of our forward-thinking leadership team!

As a vital member of our team, you will:
👉 Develop and implement the County’s economic development strategy and programs for regional development
👉 Manage the development and implementation of economic and business initiatives
👉 Collaborate on region-wide strategies, structures, and policies with Township, Provincial, and Federal Ministries
👉 Focus on attracting, retaining, and expanding businesses to facilitate job creation and economic diversification
👉 Provide advice to public agencies, business improvement boards, community associations, the public, and internal units regarding economic development responsibilities
👉 Network with business and community leaders, investors, municipal governments, and non-governmental agencies

📅 Application Deadline is Monday, July 8, 2024 at 12:00pm (noon)

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