Essential duties and responsibilities:

Assisting the Director of Planning and Economic Development by supporting the city’s economic development program and redevelopment activities, including efforts focused on the retention and expansion of existing business and efforts to bring in specific targeted businesses to the city; coordinates with city staff and developers to include the preparation of development agreements, develops and executes marketing and business development efforts, coordinates with other state and federal agencies, and follows-up on business leads/interested parties. Performs similar or related duties as required, as situations dictates or as assigned by the Director Economic Development & Planning or his/her designee.

Education and Experience:  Master degree in urban/regional/economic development planning or related field and eight years of professional experience.  Skill in GIS is required, and vector-based computer programs, such as Adobe products, are a plus.

Persons interested in being considered for the position should submit an employment application, cover letter and resume through the City of Brockton website: Brockton.ma.us

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