Job Listing: Development Director 

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City of Parkersburg WV Published: February 22, 2021
City of Parkerburg, West Virginia
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Development Director              City of Parkersburg WV

The City of Parkersburg is seeking an experienced community development professional to serve as its next Development Director.

JOB SUMMARY: Provides executive leadership and supervision to a coordinated program of urban planning and development, including comprehensive planning, land use planning, housing and community and economic development. Requires the exercise of considerable discretion and independent judgement. Periodic evening meetings and over-night travel is required.

REQUIREMENTS: Candidates should have a bachelor’s degree in public administration, economic or community development, city planning or related field; professional experience in the public or private sector in housing, community or economic development, city planning or closely related field; minimum three years’ supervisory experience; or equivalent combination of experience and training.  Master’s Degree in related field preferred.

Salary $75,790

Apply through email by March 19, 2021 with resume and cover letter to: [email protected] (sondra NULL.wallace null@null parkersburgwv or visit (http://parkersburgcity