San Francisco Board of Supervisors President London Breed has become the first African American woman elected to serve as mayor of San Francisco.
Economic Development Manager
Contra Costa County, CA
Located in northern California, Contra Costa County covers approximately 733 square miles extending from the northeastern shore of San Francisco Bay east to San Joaquin County. With a population numbering just over 1 million, Contra Costa is among the top ten most populous counties and home to one of the State’s most diverse populations and fastest growing work forces.
The County is seeking a self-initiated individual considered an acknowledged specialist in economic development for the newly created Economic Development Manager position. Politically astute and intuitive, this Manager will be equally adept at developing strategic plans and delivering projects intended to boost the local economy. Persuasive communication skills and ability to present before a variety of audiences are also required. As an experienced collaborator, the successful candidate serves as the County’s liaison to other agencies in the effort to advance economic development opportunities in the region. Qualifications include Bachelor’s degree and 6 years relevant experience, at least 2 as a manager.
Salary range is up to $132,775 annually, and supplemented by an attractive benefits package. Closing date: Sunday, October 1, 2017. To download recruitment brochure and apply online, visit www.tbcrecruiting.com.
Julie Yuan-Miu • tel 925.820.8436
Teri Black • tel 424.296.3111
TERI BLACK & COMPANY, LLC
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